Cuscuta australis R. Br.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: On swamp vegetation
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): C,S
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Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1) Pages 130 - 131.

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Flora of Botswana: Cuscuta australis
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Cuscuta australis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cuscuta australis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cuscuta australis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cuscuta australis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cuscuta australis
JSTOR Plant Science: Cuscuta australis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cuscuta australis
Plants of the World Online: Cuscuta australis
Tropicos: Cuscuta australis
Wikipedia: Cuscuta australis

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cuscuta australis., retrieved 17 July 2024

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