Xanthium spinosum L. Bathurst Burr
Sp.Pl. 2:987 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 20 June 1997

Coarse annual, herb, to 1 m high. Fl. Jan to Jun. Weed of disturbed & cultivated land.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Jarrah Forest, Nullarbor, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Eastern Goldfield, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Cockburn, Fremantle, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Melville, Moora, Mundaring, Swan, Tammin, Wagin.