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Andromeda polifolia L. (Bog Rosemary, Bog-rosemary)

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Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Jacquemart, A.-L., 1998 No. 200: Andromeda polifolia

Andromeda polifolia may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
ERICACEAE
(heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Andromeda polifolia:

may be infected and damaged by Armillaria mellea s.l. - honey fungi (Agaricales: Physalacriaceae) Moore, W.C., 1959
leaf (dead) dead leaf is decayed by stromatic, clustered apothecium Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (dead) dead leaf is decayed by stromatic, immersed pycnidial anamorph Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (live, enlarged, reddened) live, enlarged, reddened leaf is galled by fruitbody Exobasidium karstenii - a redleaf fungus (Exobasidiales: Exobasidiaceae) UK/Ireland Restricted Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [become enlarged, reddish to purplish-black and prematurely dehiscent]
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by stromatic, immersed pycnidial anamorph Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by stromatic, clustered apothecium Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf leaf is galled by Cecidophyopsis ruebsaameni - a mite (Trombidiformes: Eriophyidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
shoot (live) live shoot is galled by fruitbody Exobasidium karstenii - a redleaf fungus (Exobasidiales: Exobasidiaceae) UK/Ireland Restricted Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [become enlarged, reddish to purplish-black and leaves prematurely dehiscent]
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by stromatic, immersed pycnidial anamorph Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by stromatic, clustered apothecium Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (live) live stem is parasitised by stromatic, immersed pycnidial anamorph Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (live) live stem is parasitised by stromatic, clustered apothecium Rhytisma andromedae - a tar-spot (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) UK/Ireland Major Minter, D.W., 1996,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997

Andromeda polifolia may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ERICACEAE
(heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens)
Woody plants Broadleaved shrubs Broadleaved trees and shrubs Trees and shrubs Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Broadleaved shrubs) Broadleaved trees, shrubs and climbers (via Broadleaved trees and shrubs)

References

Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Minter, D.W., 1996 Rhytisma andromedae (Pers.) Fr.
Moore, W.C., 1959 British Parasitic Fungi
Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986 Provisional Keys to British Plant Galls
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