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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.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-8501531, with some changes.

M Cuscuta approximata Bab. 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 8501531) with original publication details: Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 13: 253, pl. 4, f. 3 253 1844.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cuscuta approximata var. urceolata (Kunze) Yunck. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta cupulata Engelm. Synonym M TRO
Cuscuta planiflora var. approximata (Bab.) Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta urceolata Kunze Synonym M TRO

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