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Epifagus virginiana
Epifagus virginiana
Epifagus virginiana

Wikipedia description

Epifagus virginiana — commonly called beech drops (or beech-drops, or beechdrops) — is an obligate parasitic plant which grows and subsists on the roots of American beech. It is a member of the broomrape family. Epifagus is monotypic—containing only E. virginiana. The name Epifagus derives from Greek "epi" meaning "on" or "upon", and "Fagus" which is the genus name of beech.

Scientific classification

Clade: Core Eudicots/Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Orobanchaceae
Species: Epifagus virginiana


Sample nameSample codeTissueRNA extractorSample providerBLASTSRA dataAssembly data
URZI-Epifagus_virginianaURZIabove ground tissuesUnknownUnknown
XMOG-Epifagus_virginiana-budsXMOGbudsD. SoltisD. Soltis