University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00407671
Taxon: Xanthium strumarium L.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   1506   
Date: 01 May 1933
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, Near Brownsville. Elev. 30 ft.
Habitat and Description: Annual. Erect branched herb; branched and forked above. In open grounds; waste places. Soil: sandy. Flower: axillary. Color: greenish-yellowish. Leaves: alternate long petiolate, rough to the touch. Fruit: an oblong subglobose bur-like pod. Widespread in waste places.
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Record Id: 1de0f4bc-9d8b-44e9-bf8d-a02d5ccc32dc
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