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Chloracantha spinosa (Benth. ) G. L. Nesom
SPINY CHLORACANTHA
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Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom
spiny chloracantha

Image of Chloracantha spinosa

General Information
Symbol: CHSP11
Group: Dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Shrub
Subshrub
Native Status : L48   N
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Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
ASSP3 Aster spinosus Benth.
CHSPS2 Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom var. spinosa
EROR6 Erigeron ortegae S.F. Blake
LESP3 Leucosyris spinosa (Benth.) Greene

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae ⁄ Compositae – Aster family
Genus Chloracantha G.L. Nesom – chloracantha
Species Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom – spiny chloracantha

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Arid West FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACW
Great Plains FACW
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FAC

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ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (CHSP11)
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Integrated Taxonomic Information System (LESP3)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (CHSP11)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Information Network (CHSP11)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (CHSP11)
Related Websites
Arizona: abstract & image of Mexican devilweed (Chloracantha spinosa) (CHSP11)
Dow AgroSciences: images & control (CHSP11)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Everitt Low

Cover

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Everitt

Sources

Everitt, J.H., D.L. Drawe, and R.I. Lonard. 1999. Field guide to the broad leaved herbaceous plants of South Texas used by livestock and wildlife . Texas Tech University Press. Lubbock.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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1. Chloracantha spinosa (Bentham) G. L. Nesom, Phytologia. 70: 378. 1991.

Mexican devilweed , spiny aster

Aster spinosus Bentham, Pl. Hartweg., 20. 1839; Leucosyris spinosa (Bentham) Greene

Varieties 4 (1 in the flora): sw United States, w Mexico, Central America.

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Number of matches : 39
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0152 [detail]
© 2005 Michael Charters

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0153 [detail]
© 2005 Michael Charters

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0154 [detail]
© 2005 Michael Charters

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
ID: 0000 0000 0506 0031 [detail]
© 2006 Trent M. Draper

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1370 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1371 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1372 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1373 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1374 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1375 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1376 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1377 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1378 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1379 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1380 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1381 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1382 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1383 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1384 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1385 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1386 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1387 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1388 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1389 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

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Number of matches : 55
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Chloracantha spinosa%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0312 2721 [detail]
© 2012 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0312 2722 [detail]
© 2012 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0312 2723 [detail]
© 2012 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Chloracantha
ID: 0000 0000 0916 0216 [detail]
© 2016 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Chloracantha
ID: 0000 0000 0916 0217 [detail]
© 2016 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Chloracantha
ID: 0000 0000 0916 0218 [detail]
© 2016 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Spiny Chloracantha
ID: 0000 0000 0916 0219 [detail]
© 2016 Richard Spellenberg

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3501 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3500 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3499 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3497 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3355 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3354 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3353 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3352 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa
Mexican Devilweed
ID: 0000 0000 1218 3351 [detail]
© 2018 Wynn Anderson

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0152 [detail]
© 2005 Michael Charters

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0153 [detail]
© 2005 Michael Charters

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0154 [detail]
© 2005 Michael Charters

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
ID: 0000 0000 0506 0031 [detail]
© 2006 Trent M. Draper

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1370 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1371 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1372 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa
Spiny Aster
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1373 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Using these photos: A variety of organizations and individuals have contributed photographs to CalPhotos. Please follow the usage guidelines provided with each image. Use and copyright information, as well as other details about the photo such as the date and the location, are available by clicking on the [detail] link under the thumbnail. See also: Using the Photos in CalPhotos .   


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