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Taxon  Report  
Cuscuta approximata  Bab.
Alfalfa dodder
Cuscuta approximata is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is not native to California.
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Genus: Cuscuta
Family: Convolvulaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSCuscuta approximata var. urceolata
JEFCuscuta cupulata
PLANTSCuscuta epithymum ssp. approximata
PLANTSCuscuta planiflora
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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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/18/2022).