EPPO Global Database

Cuscuta europaea(CVCEU)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-11

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CVCEU
  • Preferred name: Cuscuta europaea
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Euromediterranean region generally, Caucasus, Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia, China, Himalayas, Japan. Parasitic on various herbaceous hosts, typically Urtica dioica. Introduced into North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cuscuta kotschyana Boissier
Cuscuta major Linnaeus
Cuscuta viciae Schultz
Cuscuta vulgaris Persoon

Common names
Name Language
европейска кукувича прежда Bulgarian
cabell Catalan
tinya Catalan
kokotice evropská Czech
nælde-silke Danish
europäische Seide German
Hopfenseide German
Nesselseide German
greater dodder English
large dodder English
nettle dodder English
cabellos de monte Spanish
cabellos de Venus Spanish
cuscuta Spanish
harilik võrm Estonian
humalanvieras Finnish
cuscute d'Europe French
cuscute majeure French
cuscute majeure French
grande cuscute French
rache d'Europe French
rache majeure French
keshut koteshi Hebrew
כְּשׁוּת קוֹטְשִׁי Hebrew
europska vilina kosa Croatian
közönséges aranka Hungarian
carpaterra Italian
cuscuta europea Italian
cuscuta grande Italian
lino ginestro Italian
クシロネナシカズラ Japanese
kushiro-ne-nashi-kazura Japanese
paprastasis brantas Lithuanian
Eiropas vija Latvian
groot warkruid Dutch
neslesnyltetråd Norwegian
kanianka europejska Polish
kanianka pospolita Polish
torţel Romanian
повилика европейская Russian
kukučina európska Slovak
navadna predenica Slovene
kuskuta e evropës Albanian
rroth Albanian
teli i dreqit Albanian
вилина косица Serbian
европска виилина косица Serbian
nässelsnärja Swedish
bostanbozan Turkish
повитиця викова Ukrainian
повитиця європейська Ukrainian
ōu zhōu tù sī zǐ Chinese
欧洲菟丝子 Chinese