New York Metropolitan Flora

Dysphania aristata (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants - Pigweed, Wormseed

Non-native

By Science Staff

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/19/2012

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Common Names

Pigweed, Wormseed

General Discussion

This species has been reported from unspecified localities in Westchester Co., NY, but no specimens have been seen.

Nomenclature

Synonym:

Chenopodium aristatum L.