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spiny cocklebur
Xanthium spinosum
spiny cocklebur Aster Family
Xanthium spinosum Asteraceae
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English common name
  •spiny cocklebur
Spanish common names
  •cepacaballo
  •abrojo
  •arrancamoños
  •agarramoños
accepted scientific name
  •Xanthium spinosum L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Xanthium spinosum (128)
family name
  •Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2006 Patrick Alexander
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of October thru 1st week of June

Plant Showiness (36%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Disturbed
Riparian
Grassland
grid lines base