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L Cuscuta indecora var. neuropetala (Engelm.) Hitchc. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Cuscuta indecora Choisy in the genus Cuscuta (family Convolvulaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 8501424) with original publication details: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 3(9): 549 1896.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cuscuta decora var. pulcherrima Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta decora var. subnuda Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta indecora var. portoricensis Urb. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta indecora var. subnuda (Engelm.) Yunck. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta neuropetala Engelm. Synonym M TRO
Cuscuta neuropetala var. littoralis Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Cuscuta pulcherrima Scheele Synonym M TRO

The species Cuscuta indecora Choisy has a further 9 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8501424, and has not been changed.