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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cuscuta congesta Benth., Bot. Voy. Sulphur: 138 (1845).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cuscuta americana L., Sp. Pl.: 124 (1753).
Family: Convolvulaceae
Homotypic Names:

Cuscuta americana var. congesta (Benth.) Progel in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 7: 376 (1871).

Original Compiler: George Staples