Cuscuta epithymum (L.) L. Lesser Dodder
Murray, Syst.Veg. Ed.13,140 (1774)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 19 November 1996

Parasitic, twining annual, herb or climber. Fl. white, Aug to Dec. Often sandy soils over limestone or granite.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Dandaragan Plateau, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Tallering, Warren, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, Shark Bay.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Bunbury, Busselton, Cambridge, Canning, Carnarvon, Chapman Valley, Chittering, Cockburn, Coolgardie, Cue, Dalwallinu, Donnybrook-Balingup, Gingin, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Mandurah, Manjimup, Meekatharra, Mingenew, Mukinbudin, Murchison, Murray, Nannup, Northampton, Perenjori, Perth, Rockingham, Sandstone, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Shark Bay, Swan, Victoria Park, Waroona, Wiluna, Yalgoo.