Genus: Xanthium L.

Possible synonym of: Ambrosia L.

 
Family: Asteraceae
Common names: cocklebur
Genus number: 12931
Last updated: 30-Aug-1999
Accession Count: 2 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Karis, P. O. 1995. Cladistics of the subtribe Ambrosiinae (Asteraceae: Heliantheae). Syst. Bot. 20:40-54.
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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit inner wall: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Xanthium
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=12931. Accessed 17 November 2018.