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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-8500034, with some changes.

M Cuscuta chinensis Lam. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cuscuta (family Convolvulaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 8500034) with original publication details: Encycl. 2(1): 229 229 1786.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cuscuta carinata R. Br. Synonym M TRO
Cuscuta chinensis var. carinata (R. Br.) Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta fimbriata Bunge ex Engelm. Synonym M TRO

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