Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cuscuta spectabilis Choisy, Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève 9: 283 (1841 publ. 1842)[Cusc.: 187]

This name is a synonym.

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

Cuscuta americana var. spectabilis (Choisy) Progel in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 7: 377 (1871).

Original Compiler: George Staples