Cuscuta planiflora Ten.
var. planiflora

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,Lk,S,W
Growth form(s): Climber.
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Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1) Pages 134 - 135.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 36.

Other sources of information about Cuscuta planiflora var. planiflora:

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Cuscuta planiflora var. planiflora

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cuscuta planiflora
African Plant Database: Cuscuta planiflora
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cuscuta planiflora
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cuscuta planiflora
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Cuscuta planiflora
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cuscuta planiflora
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cuscuta planiflora
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Cuscuta planiflora
iNaturalist: Cuscuta planiflora
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cuscuta planiflora
JSTOR Plant Science: Cuscuta planiflora
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cuscuta planiflora
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cuscuta planiflora
Plants of the World Online: Cuscuta planiflora
Tropicos: Cuscuta planiflora
Wikipedia: Cuscuta planiflora

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cuscuta planiflora var. planiflora., retrieved 5 October 2022

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