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Taxon: Cuscuta gronovii Willd.

 
Genus: Cuscuta
Family: Convolvulaceae
Tribe: Cuscuteae
Nomen number: 311581
Place of publication: J. A. Schultes, Syst. veg. 6:205. 1820
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 07-Sep-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • scaldweed  (Source: F Florida) - English
  • swamp dodder  (Source: AH 505) - English
  • swamp dodder   - English (Canada)
  • cuscute de Gronovius   - French (Canada)
  • Weiden-Seide  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: parasite;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Québec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=867), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (n.)]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Dominican Republic


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Germany, Netherlands, Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Italy
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. 2012. Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98
  2. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  3. Costea, M. et al. 2006. Taxonomy of Cuscuta gronovii and Cuscuta umbrosa (Convolvulaceae). Sida 22:197-207.
  4. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 200.
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  7. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  8. Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: with two varieties
  10. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  11. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  12. Liogier, H. A. 1981-. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-.
  13. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  14. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  15. Musselman, L. J. 1986. The genus Cuscuta in Virginia. Castanea 51:195-196.
  16. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  17. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  18. Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agricultural Handbook no. 505
  19. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  20. Weakley, A. S. 2011. Flora of the southern and middle Atlantic states.
  21. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Convolvulaceae&GenusID=Cuscuta&SpeciesID=gronovii target='_blank'
  22. Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida
  23. Yuncker, T. G. 1965. Cuscuta. North American flora ser. 2, 4:16. Note: ser. 1, 1905-1957; ser. 2, 1954-1972

Check other web resources for Cuscuta gronovii Willd. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?311581. Accessed 15 September 2019.