Arceuthobium gillii

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Arceuthobium gillii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Santalales
Family: Santalaceae
Genus: Arceuthobium
Species: A. gillii
Binomial name
Arceuthobium gillii
Hawksw. & Wiens

Arceuthobium gillii, common name "Chihuahua pine dwarf mistletoe," is a parasitic plant found in Arizona, New Mexico, Chihuahua, Sonora and Sinaloa. It is found mostly on the Chihuahua pine, Pinus leiophylla var chihuahuana.[1][2]


  1. ^ Hawksworth, F.G., & D. Wiens. 1993. Viscaceae, Mistletoe Family. Journal of the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Science 27:241-245
  2. ^ Hawksworth, F.G., & D. Wiens, Brittonia 16(1): 55–57, f. 1A, 2A. 1964.