Cuscuta chinensis

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Cuscuta chinensis
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Cuscuta
C. chinensis
Binomial name
Cuscuta chinensis
  • Cuscuta chinensis var. carinata (R. Br.) Engelm.
  • Grammica chinensis (Lam.) Hadač & Chrtek

Cuscuta chinensis Lam. is a parasitic plant in the family Convolvulaceae. It is native to China and was first described in 1786.[2]


  1. ^ The Plant List,Cuscuta chinensis
  2. ^ Lam. Encycl. 2:229. 1786