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|Genus: Phoradendron||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Phoradendron leucarpum (Raf.) Reveal & M.C. Johnst.
Stem: erect to spreading, green, generally short-hairy, at least at tip, +- glabrous in age; internodes 15--59 mm. Leaf: 15--60 mm, 10--25 mm wide, obovate to elliptic-round, +- petioled or not, +- glabrous to densely short-hairy. Staminate Inflorescence: fertile internodes 2--5(7), generally 25--35-flowered. Pistillate Inflorescence: fertile internodes 2--4(5), 6--15(20)-flowered. Fruit: 4--5 mm, white, pink-tinged or not, glabrous to short-hairy near tip.
Note: 2 other subspecies, in southeastern United States, Mexico.
Synonyms: Phoradendron serotinum (Raf.) M.C. Johnst.
eFlora Treatment Author: Job Kuijt
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Phoradendron juniperinum
Next taxon: Phoradendron leucarpum subsp. macrophyllum
Citation for this treatment: Job Kuijt 2016. Phoradendron leucarpum, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=37905, accessed on July 27, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 27, 2016.