Taxon  Report   2544    
Cuscuta subinclusa  Durand & Hilg.
Canyon dodder
Cuscuta subinclusa
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
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Cuscuta subinclusa
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Cuscuta subinclusa
© 2009 Vernon Smith
Cuscuta subinclusa, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cuscuta subinclusa
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Cuscuta
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Cuscuta ceanothi

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cuscuta ceanothi
More information about  Cuscuta subinclusa
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: Dec 14, 2018).

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