Latin name: Cuscuta californica Hook. & Arn. var.
  papillosa Yuncker
  Pronunciation: koos-KOO-ta ka-li-FOR-ni-ka pap-
  il-OH-sa

  Common name: Papillate dodder
  Family: Convolvulaceae (Morning glory)
  Habitat: On herbs and shrubs in chaparral to 4500',
  South Coast, Santa Rosa Plateau
  Blooming period: May to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Cuscuta
  2) californica  3) papillosa
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