Taxon  Report   510 
Arceuthobium campylopodum  Engelm.
Golden mistletoe,  Pine dwarf mistletoe, Pine mistletoe, Western dwarf mistletoe
Arceuthobium campylopodum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Arceuthobium campylopodum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arceuthobium campylopodum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Arceuthobium campylopodum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Arceuthobium campylopodum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Genus: Arceuthobium
Yellow Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Arceuthobium abietinum
ICPN: Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. tsugense
ICPN: Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. mertensianae
ICPN: Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. contortae
ICPN: Arceuthobium siskiyouense
ICPN: Arceuthobium occidentale
ICPN: Arceuthobium monticola
ICPN: Arceuthobium littorum
ICPN: Arceuthobium divaricatum
ICPN: Arceuthobium cyanocarpum
ICPN: Arceuthobium californicum
ICPN: Arceuthobium tsugense
More information about  Arceuthobium campylopodum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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