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Arctostaphylos Adans. (bearberries)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 16 images of Arctostaphylos (bearberries)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Arctostaphylos (bearberries)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Arctostaphylos may 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 Arctostaphylos:

leaf (dead) dead leaf is parasitised by epiphyllous, subepidermal, opening by slit or by 4 to 5 teeth apothecium Coccomyces arctostaphyli - a discomycete (Rhytismatales: Rhytismataceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
root (live) live root is ectomycorrhizal host of fruitbody Hydnellum caeruleum - Blue Tooth (Thelephorales: Bankeraceae) Questionable Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005

Arctostaphylos 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
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