Taxon  Report   9272 
Cuscuta japonica  Choisy
Japanese dodder

Cuscuta japonica
© 2009 Barry Rice
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]

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Cuscuta japonica
© 2009 Barry Rice
Genus: Cuscuta
Subspecies and Varieties:
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 10, 2015).

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