Cuscuta

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Synonyms for Cuscuta

genus of twining leafless parasitic herbs lacking chlorophyll: dodder

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Dentro del orden Solanales, comparte antepasados evolutivos con las familias Solanaceae, Cuscutaceae y Polemoniaceae que usualmente tienen hojas alternas, flores actinomorfas, petalos unidos, cinco estambres, y un ovario supero que no esta partido en cuatro (MOHLENBROCK, 1990), caracteristicas que, ademas de ser compartidas taxonomicamente, podrian sugerir afinidad en los habitos de arvenses agresivas comunes a varias especies de estas familias y con un reconocido y marcado exito en la adaptacion a ambientes variados, disturbados y agrestes.
The monotypic family Cuscutaceae has a cosmopolitan occurrence, represented solely by one genus Cuscuta (dodder), with many species native to North America (Kuijt 1969).
hastata, Chenopodiaceae Coronopus didymus, Brassicaceae Cotula coronopifolia, Asteraceae Cuscuta salina, Cuscutaceae Distichlis spicata, Poaceae Frankenia grandifolia, Frankeniaceae Grindelia stricta, Asteraceae Jaumea carnosa, Asteraceae Juncus lesueurii, Juncaceae Limonium californicum, Plumbaginaceae Lotus scoparius, Fabaceae Plantago maritima, Plantaginaceae Potentilla edgedie, Rosaceae Salicornia virginica, Chenopodiaceae Scirpus americanus, Cyperaceae Spartina foliosa, Poaceae Spergularia macrotheca, Caryophyllaceae Triglochin maritima, Juncaginaceae Unknown grass - never flowered, Poaceae I investigated the recovery and establishment of a salt marsh plant community at two different spatial scales (30-m line transects vs.
Similarly, Harvey (1966) found that host identity strongly affected aphids confined to a holoparasitic plant, dodder (Cuscutaceae).
Bhaang Cannabaceae Herb Caralluma Pawany Asclepiadaceae Shrub tuberculata R.Br Cuscuta Chum bud Cuscutaceae. Herb reflexa Roxb.
Cuscutaceae Harrison Cuscuta indecora Choisy (SE) Cuscutaceae Harrison Cuscuta obtusii lora Kunth var.
A N 4019 (Virginia pepper-grass) Cuscutaceae Cuscuta cuspidata Juss.