Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05529 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Xanthium strumarium L.
Infraspecific    var. canadense (Mill.) Torr. & Gray
Common name   Canada cocklebur
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2001-188  
Coll. Date 07 August 2001 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Lincoln Beach, Utah Lake. 
 
Habitat Notes edge of alkaline seep. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 9'  7" N, 111° 48'  19" W
Township Range T8S, R1E, Sec. 2, 11  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Xanthium strumarium var. canadense (P. Mill.) Torr. & Gray

     Xanthium acerosum Greene
     Xanthium californicum Greene
     Xanthium californicum var. rotundifolium Widder
     Xanthium campestre Greene
     Xanthium canadense P. Mill.
     Xanthium cavanillesii Schouw
     Xanthium cenchroides Millsp. & Sherff
     Xanthium commune Britt.
     Xanthium echinatum Murr.
     Xanthium glanduliferum Greene
     Xanthium italicum Moretti
     Xanthium macounii Britt.
     Xanthium oligacanthum Piper
     Xanthium oviforme Wallr.
     Xanthium pensylvanicum Wallr.
     Xanthium saccharatum Wallr.
     Xanthium speciosum Kearney
     Xanthium strumarium ssp. italicum (Moretti) D. Löve
     Xanthium strumarium var. oviforme (Wallr.) M.E. Peck
     Xanthium strumarium var. pensylvanicum (Wallr.) M.E. Peck
     Xanthium varians Greene

Common Name(s): Canada cocklebur, Canada cockleburr, cocklebur, common cocklebur, rough cocklebur, rough cockleburr.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530872, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Xanthium
                                        Species: Xanthium strumarium
                                            Variety: Xanthium strumarium var. canadense
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05529s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02595s1.jpg 
02595
specimen image: 04776s1.jpg 
04776
specimen image: 07060s1.jpg 
07060
specimen image: 10893s1.jpg 
10893

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05572 Bidens comosa      "three-lobed beggarticks" same section
05524 Bothriochloa ischaemum      "yellow bluestem" same section
08011 Buddleja davidii      "orange eye butterflybush" 1.8 mi. SE
05583 Crypsis schoenoides      "swamp pricklegrass" same section
05570 Cyperus erythrorhizos      "redroot flatsedge" same section
05582 Leptochloa fusca  ssp. fascicularis   "bearded sprangletop" same section
05530 Malvella leprosa      "alkali mallow" same section
05525 Panicum capillare      "witchgrass" same section
05571 Polygonum lapathifolium      "curlytop knotweed" same section
05528 Polygonum lapathifolium      "curlytop knotweed" same section
05527 Puccinellia distans      "weeping alkaligrass" same section
05569 Sesuvium verrucosum      "western sea purslane" same section
05526 Thinopyrum ponticum      "tall wheatgrass" same section

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lincoln Point (Cape) Utah County, UT 2601 ft. S 4524  Lincoln Point 
Benjamin Slough (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. S   West Mountain 
Rock Island Waterfowl Management Area (Park) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 4492  Lincoln Point 
Bird Island (Island) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 4492  Lincoln Point 
Spanish Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 3.4 mi. E   Thistle 
West Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 4.4 mi. S 6765  West Mountain 
Long Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.5 mi. S   West Mountain 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.6 mi. S   West Mountain 
Long Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 5 mi. S 5492  West Mountain 
Spring Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 4.9 mi. S   Spanish Fork 
Beer Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 4.9 mi. S   Spanish Fork 
South Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 4524  Spanish Fork 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 4518  Spanish Fork 
Lake Shore (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 4521  Spanish Fork 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 5.4 mi. SE 4534  Spanish Fork 
Central School (School) Utah County, UT 5.4 mi. SE 4534  Spanish Fork 
Benjamin (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 5.4 mi. SE 4534  Spanish Fork 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 5.3 mi. NW   Soldiers Pass 
Big Cove (Valley) Utah County, UT 6 mi. NW   Soldiers Pass 
Benjamin Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 6.5 mi. SE 4534  Spanish Fork 

Links

Taxon Links for species Xanthium strumarium  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Xanthium+strumarium

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