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Arceuthobium campylopodum  Engelm.
Golden mistletoe,  Pine dwarf mistletoe, Pine mistletoe, Western dwarf mistletoe
Arceuthobium campylopodum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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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 Keir Morse
Genus: Arceuthobium
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arceuthobium abietinum
ICPN: Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. tsugense
ICPN: Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. mertensianae
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More information about  Arceuthobium campylopodum
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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: Dec 16, 2018).