Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
Hosted by the University of Washington Herbarium

 

Checklist » Viscaceae
Viscaceae   (Mistletoe Family)

Notes: Jepson Manual, 2nd Edition: "Segregated, along with other families, from otherwise paraphyletic Santalaceae."

Family Synonyms:
» Santalaceae (Sandalwood Family)

Literature:
» Nickrent et al. 2010 Taxon 59:538–558.

Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 12/10/2012 by Ben Legler
 
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Arceuthobium americanum Nutt. ex Engelm. 0 lodgepole pine dwarf-mistletoe
Arceuthobium campylopodum Engelm. 5 western dwarf-mistletoe
Arceuthobium douglasii Engelm. 0 Douglas-fir dwarf-mistletoe
Arceuthobium laricis (Piper) St. John   [KZ99] 1 larch dwarf-mistletoe


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