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Abstract

"angiospermic dicots's" havoc by Cuscuta spp. of Bageshwar district in Kumaon of Uttarakhand.

Abstract

Angiosperms are the colossal assemblage of flowering plants. The present paper deals with the "angiospermic dicots's" havoc by total stem parasite Cuscuta reflexa Roxb., collected during year 2001-2003 and describes an account of the survey of dicotyledon's plants affected by amarbel found in Bageshwar district of Kumaun region of Uttarakhand. Bageshwar district comprised of Bageshwar tehsil, Kapkot tehsil, Garur tehsil & Kanda tehsil. This paper includes 48 dicots species belonging to 43 genera and 33 families affected by amarbel.