Taxon  Report   9272 
Cuscuta japonica  Choisy
Japanese dodder
Cuscuta japonica
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Cuscuta japonica
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Cuscuta japonica, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is not native to California.

Cuscuta japonica is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Cuscuta japonica
© 2009 Barry Rice
Family: CONVOLVULACEAE   (PLANTS: CUSCUTACEAE)
Genus: Cuscuta
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
 
More information about  Cuscuta japonica
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CUJA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 26, 2016).

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