spiny emex
Emex spinosa (Linnaeus) Campdera

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EDDMapS Distribution

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State Regulated List

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Polygonales
Family: Polygonaceae
Genus: Emex
Subject: Emex spinosa (Linnaeus) Campdera

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
devil's thorn, Spiny emex, Prickly doc, Spiny threecorner Jack, emex, devil's thorn

Related Scientific Names:
Rumex spinosus (Linnaeus) Campdera (Synonym)


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