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spiny cocklebur
Xanthium spinosum L.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Xanthium

Other System Links

Plants: XASP2
Bayer: XANSP
GRIN: 42071
ITIS: 38691

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
spiny cockleburr, Bathurst burr, cocklebur, spiny cocklebur, spiny colklebur, spanish-thistle, daggerweed, spiny burweed, thorny burweed


Category: Forbs/Herbs