Cuscuta planiflora Ten.
var. planiflora

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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 Zambia: Cuscuta planiflora var. planiflora

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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
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cuscuta planiflora
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iNaturalist: Cuscuta planiflora
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cuscuta planiflora
JSTOR Plant Science: 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: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cuscuta planiflora var. planiflora., retrieved 30 May 2024

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