Cuscuta


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Synonyms for Cuscuta

genus of twining leafless parasitic herbs lacking chlorophyll: dodder

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Macromolecular trafficking between Nicotiana tabacum and the holoparasite Cuscuta reflexa.
The Cuscuta can smell its victims," says Markus Albert of the University of Tubingen in Germany.
While this study and other greenhouse experiments offer a powerful way to better understand the physiology and host range of Cuscuta spp.
Ridgetop annuals include Asphodelus tenuifolius, Cuscuta planifora, Oligomeris linifolia, Pallenis hierochunticus (syn.
Almendro de Arbol Aus-Pal la India Familia Convolvulaceae Cuscuta umbellata Kunth Liana Neo Ipomoea violacea L.
Ratanjot), Berberis lycium (Sumblo), Podophylum hexandrum (Ban kakri), Paeonia emodi (Mamekh) Achyranthes aspera (Puthknda), Acacia nilotica (Kiker), Calotropis procera (Aak), Cuscuta reflexa (Amer bel), Taraxacum officinale (peeli booti), Withania somnifera (Asghand), Solanum surattense (Mokri), Oxalis corniculata (Khati booti), Cannabis sativa (Bhang), Plantago major (Ispaghol), Viola odorata (Banafsha), etc.
La trasmision de la enfermedad la realizan los insectos vectores, como el psilido asiatico de los citricos presente en Colombia, tambien puede ser transmitida por el transporte de material de propagacion vegetal infectado y a nivel experimental por la planta parasita llamada cuscuta, Cuscuta sp.
Azadirachta indica, Vitex negundo, Woodfordia fruticosa, Allium cepa, Cuscuta reflexa, Shorea robusta and Skimmia laureola were other important species in their uses for curing 4-5 types of skin related diseases.
Hepatoprotective and antioxidant effects of Cuscuta chinensis against acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in rats.
A phylogeny inferred from large ribosomal subunit 26S rDNA gene sequences suggests that Cuscuta is a derived member of Convolvulaceae.
La medicina tradicional China emplea concentrados de extractos de plantas como rehmannia cocida, name chino, fruta goji, shanzhuyu, niuxi, cuscuta china, goma de tortuga, yin yang hua y raiz de noni, que representan una modificacion de la formula herbaria Zuogui-wan (49).
3 3 0,1 0 0,0 Conium vulgarum 0 0,0 P 0 0,0 Cryptocarya alba 2 0,1 0 0,0 Cuscuta suavolens 0 0,0 P 0 0,0 Cycloloma sp.
1999-2001) y Mateo (2001) en que algunos generos o grupos taxonomicos implican gran dificultad, incluso imposibilidad de determinacion (Crataegus, Cuscuta, Festuca, Hieracium/Pilosella, Orobanche, Rosa, Stipa, Taraxacum) (3).