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Cuscuta californica  Hook. & Arn.  var. californica 
California dodder,   Chaparral dodder,   Short flowered dodder
Cuscuta californica var. californica is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.
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Parent: Cuscuta californica
Genus: Cuscuta
Family: Convolvulaceae  
(Cuscutaceae)
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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: 09/27/2022).