New York City EcoFlora - iNaturalist Observations
(iNaturalist:NYC-EcoFlora)
Taxon: Xanthium strumarium L.
Family: Asteraceae
Taxon Remarks: rough cocklebur
Collector: elaphrornis      
Date: 2017-04-23
Locality: United States, New York, Kings, Brooklyn, NY, USA
40.6017083333  -73.9238888889
Verbatim Coordinates: 40.6017083333, -73.9238888889
Description: Common Cocklebur (Xanthium strumarium). Trail at Salt Marsh Nature Center, Marine Park, Brooklyn, NY. Old fruits persistent on dead or dormant plants. Two spiny "beaks" seem to be present at tip of fruits, diagnostic for species.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 6022962
Record ID: 79716eb6-656e-45ab-897c-6b6c8255bc5b
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