EPPO Global Database

Cuscuta epithymum(CVCEY)

Overview
Code created in: 2004-04-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CVCEY
  • Preferred name: Cuscuta epithymum
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Linnaeus

Notes

Europe and Mediterranean, Siberia, Central Asia, Sahel. Introduced in Russian Far East, South Africa, North and South America, Australia. Parasitic on a wide range of plants, but most typically on Trifolium spp. and other Fabaceae

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cuscuta epithymum subsp. epithymum (Linnaeus) Linnaeus
Cuscuta epithymum subsp. trifolii (Babington) Hegi
Cuscuta trifolii Babington

Common names
Name Language
clover dodder English
common dodder English
Feinseide German
Kleeseide German
Quendelseide German
Teufelzwirn German
Thymianseide German
cuscute blanche French
cuscute du thym French
cuscute du trèfle French
rache blanche French
rache du thym French
barbas de capuchino Spanish
cabello de Venus Spanish
cabellos de tomillo Spanish
cuscuta del treból Spanish
epitimo Spanish
tiña Spanish
cuscuta del trifoglio Italian
cuscuta epitimo Italian
cuscuta nostrana Italian
cuscuta piccola Italian
pittimo Italian
duivelsnaaigaren Dutch
klein warkruid Dutch
cabelos Portuguese
cabelos-de-nossa-senhora Portuguese
cuscuta Portuguese
enleios Portuguese
linheiro Portuguese
linho-de-cuco Portuguese
linho-de-raposa Portuguese
klöversnärja Swedish
ljungsnärja Swedish
повилика клеверная Russian
повилика тимьяновая Russian
повилика тимянная Russian
lyng-silke Danish
kløversniketråd Norwegian
timiansnyltetråd Norwegian
nurmivieras Finnish
cinsaçı Turkish
keshut hakkoranit Hebrew
כְּשׁוּת הַקּוֹרָנִית Hebrew
kanianka koniczynowa Polish
kanianka macierzankowa Polish
kakukkfű aranka Hungarian
kis aranka Hungarian
kuskuta e tërfilit Albanian
rroth Albanian
детелинова кукувича прежда Bulgarian
мащеркова кукувича прежда Bulgarian
обикновена кукувича прежда Bulgarian
cabell Catalan
cabellets Catalan
cabellets de farigola Catalan
epìtim Catalan
tinya Catalan
vilina kosa majčine dušice Croatian
kokotice jetelová Czech
kokotice povázka Czech
liivatee-võrm Estonian
ristikuvõrm Estonian
cluas chait Irish
āboliņa vija Latvian
mārsilu vija Latvian
dobilinis brantas Lithuanian
smulkusis brantas Lithuanian
torţel Romanian
вилина косица Serbian
дјетелинска вилина косица Serbian
обична вилина косица Serbian
kukučina datelinová Slovak
kukučina dúšková Slovak
drobnocvetna predenica Slovene
повитиця конюшинна Ukrainian
повитиця чебрецева Ukrainian