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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cuscuta africana Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 1: 703 (1798).

Original Compiler: George Staples

This name is Accepted by:

  • Baker, J.G. & C.H. Wright (1904). Convolvulaceae. Flora Capensis 4(2): 45-87. sensu Thunb., Fl. Cap. Ed. Schult. 156
  • Manitz, H. (1976). Zur Lectotypisierung der Namen einiger Convolvulaceen- und Cuscutaceen-Gattung. Feddes Repertorium 87: 311-317.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Meeuse, A.D.J. & W.G. Welman (2000). Convolvulaceae. Flora of Southern Africa 28: 1-138. Botanical Research Institute, Department of Agriculture.