Cuscuta chinensis Lam.
Encycl. 2:229 (1786)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 5 August 2008

Twining, parasitic annual, herb, to 0.6 m high. Red-brown sandy loam, red clay associated with granite, white sand, basalt, sandstone. Valley behind coastal sand dune, slopes.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Mitchell, Pentecost, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.