Global Compendium of Weeds
Xanthium pungens (Asteraceae)
Presented here is summary information about the species Xanthium pungens from the Global Compendium of Weeds, and citations of references to this species as a weed. Definitions of terms are available in the GCW introduction . For further information--or to report corrections or concerns--contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Synonyms/other Latin names: [ see GRIN ]
Status(es) (compiled for below "Data sources"): agricultural weed, casual alien, noxious weed, weed [for definitions, see the GCW introduction .]
Origin (native to where): [no info]
Essl, F. & Rabitsch, W. (eds.) (2002). Neobiota in Österreich. Umweltbundesamt GmbH, Wien. (casual alien)
Holm, L. G., Pancho, J. V., Herberger, J. P. and Plucknett, D. L. (1979). A Geographical Atlas of World Weeds. John Wiley and Sons NewYork, USA (weed)
Snowy River Shire Council, Noxious Weeds (New South Wales) (noxious weed)
Waterhouse, D.F. (1997). The Major Invertebrate Pests and Weeds of Agriculture and Plantation Foresty in the Southern and Western Pacific ACIAR Canberra (agricultural weed)
Wild, H. (1955) Common Rhodesian Weeds. Government Printer, Salisbury, Rhodesia. (agricultural weed, weed)
Wilson, B.J., Hawton, D. and Duff, A.A. (1995). Crop Weeds of Northern Australia. Department of Primary Industries Queensland. (agricultural weed)
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This page was created on 13 September 2007 by PT, and was last updated on
04 October 2007
by PT based on data from Rod Randall's Global Compendium of Weeds database dated 24 January 2007.