Taxon  Report   519    
Arceuthobium tsugense  (Rosend.) G. N. Jones  ssp. mertensianae  Hawksw. & Nickrent  
(no longer an active name)
Mountain hemlock dwarf mistletoe
Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. mertensianae, 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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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Arceuthobium campylopodum

NOTE: Arceuthobium tsugense ssp. mertensianae is no longer an active name.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2020).