Cuscuta


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Noun1.Cuscuta - genus of twining leafless parasitic herbs lacking chlorophyll: dodderCuscuta - genus of twining leafless parasitic herbs lacking chlorophyll: dodder
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Convolvulaceae, family Convolvulaceae, morning-glory family - morning glory; bindweed; sweet potato; plants having trumpet-shaped flowers and a climbing or twining habit
dodder - a leafless annual parasitic vine of the genus Cuscuta having whitish or yellow filamentous stems; obtain nourishment through haustoria
Cuscuta gronovii, love vine - leafless parasitic vine with dense clusters of small white bell-shaped flowers on orange-yellow stems that twine around clover or flax
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Agarwal and Dev (2013) tested the aqueous extract of six plants: cuscuta (Cuscutareflexa), kaner (Thevetia nerefolia), parthenium (Parthenium histrophorus), karanj (Pangamapinnata), Dhatura (Datura latifolia) and neem seed kernel extract (Azadirachta indica) at 2% and 5% concentration observed the effects of pupal dipping in 2% and 5% plant extracts in the laboratory and observed the adult emergence and % pupal mortality of B.
El conjunto rural contra la cuscuta, la nueza y las yerbas constrictoras fue ideado segun este orden, colocando una baldosa entizada en las cuatro esquinas y una en medio de sus campos, lo cual aunque ridiculo en intencion, era racional en cuanto a disposicion y un buen modo de extender la magia por toda el area.
What is Cuscuta: Digital Atlas of Cuscuta (Convolvulaceae).
Botanically, the 200 or so Cuscuta species are morning glories gone bad.
Lin, "Nanoparticles formulation of Cuscuta chinensis prevents acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in rats," Food and Chemical Toxicology, vol.
orchard morning glory Cressa truxillensis Kunth alkali weed Cuscuta californica Hook.
Convolvulaceae Cuscuta indecora Choisy Na-Ar H Crassulaceae Kalanchoe sp.
22) Un tinte y un pigmento laca amarillos obtenidos de varias especies de plantas parasitas pertenecientes a la familia Cuscuta, en especial Cuscuta americana y Cuscuta tinctoria.
Previous work has shown that the growth rate and nutrient requirements of Cuscuta spp.
Aphis gossypii Glover Catalpa, Hibiscus, Celastrus, Rhamnus, Punica Aphis hederae Kaltenbach Hedera helix, Araliaceae, Cuscuta Aphis lugentis Williams Senecio spp.
Oken 13 Coccinia Cucurbitaceae Telakucha Leaf, indica fruit Wight & Arnold 14 Cuscuta Cuscutaceae Shorno lota Stem reflexa (Roxb.