EPPO Global Database

Cuscuta approximata(CVCAP)

Overview
Code created in: 2004-04-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CVCAP
  • Preferred name: Cuscuta approximata
  • Authority: Babington

Notes

Mediterranean, Black Sea, southern Russia, Western Asia, Central Asia, Indian peninsula, China, Indochina. Introduced in North America. Parasitic on legumes and other plants

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cuscuta approximata var. urceolata (Kunze) Yuncker
Cuscuta cupulata Engelmann
Cuscuta maroccana Trabut
Cuscuta planiflora subsp. approximata (Babington) Engelmann
Cuscuta urceolata Kunze

Common names
Name Language
smallseed alfalfa dodder English
cuscute proche French
cuscuta Spanish
cuscuta a calice Italian
cuscuta a calice dorato Italian
cabelos Portuguese
cabelos-de-nossa-senhora Portuguese
cuscuta Portuguese
enleios Portuguese
linheiro Portuguese
linho-de-cuco Portuguese
nätsnärja Swedish
повилика сближенная Russian
bağboğanotu Turkish
keshut haggalil Hebrew
כְּשׁוּת הַגָּלִיל Hebrew
ráncos aranka Hungarian
rroth Albanian
приближена кукувича прежда Bulgarian
bēi huā tù sī zǐ Chinese
杯花菟丝子 Chinese
vilina kosa Croatian
kokotice žlutavá Czech
вилина косица Serbian
преплетена вилина косица Serbian
повитиця зближена Ukrainian