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Digital Herbaria

Cuscuta exaltata

Cuscuta exaltata Engelm.

Tree Dodder, Tall Dodder

Cuscutaceae (Dodder Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Cuscuta exaltata

Tree Dodder


Location: On bank of San Geronimo Creek at Bexar County line, just N of FM 47.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Growing on oaks, cedar elms and Texas Mountain Laurel.

Description: Parasitic vine, stems fleshy, to 3 mm thick. Capsule obovoid, to 1 cm long.

County: Bexar
Collector: Joyce MacDonald
Collection Date: Nov 6, 1997
Specimen number: 1

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1136
Accession Date: Mar 26, 1998
Accession Number: 107

Annotations: SXFXB (In fruit)

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