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Atropa belladonna L. (Deadly Nightshade)

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Suggested Literature

Atropa belladonna may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Atropa belladonna:

is foodplant of pycnidium of Conothyrium coelomycetous anamorph Microsphaeropsis olivacea - a coelomycete (Pleosporales: Montagnulaceae) UK/Ireland Dennis, R.W.G., 1995
is associate of fruitbody Lepiota fuscovinacea - a dapperling (Agaricales: Agaricaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [esp calcareous soil]
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by amphigenous, punctiform to subeffuse, whitish caespituli of Ramaria anamorph Ramularia atropae - an anamorphic fungus (Capnodiales: Mycosphaerellaceae) Foreign Restricted Braun, U., 1998
leaf leaf is mined by larva Liriomyza bryoniae - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) UK/Ireland Spencer, K.A., 1972 [short irregular linear mine]
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Epitrix atropae - Belladonna Flea Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by imago Epitrix atropae - Belladonna Flea Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by immersed, or becoming erumpent, often in elongated groups of 2 to 5 pycnidium of Phomopsis coelomycetous anamorph Phomopsis hysteriola - a coelomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by fruitbody Sistotremastrum suecicum - a basidiomycete fungus (Trechisporales: Hydnodontaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem stem is parasitised by immersed perithecium Diaporthe chailletii - a valsoid pyrenomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [in broadly effused blackened areas]

Atropa belladonna may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
SOLANACEAE
(nightshades)
Herbaceous Plants (via Solanaceae)

References

Braun, U., 1998 Monograph of Cercosporella, Ramularia and Allied Genera - Vol II
Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995 Fungi of the South East England
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Grove, W.B., 1935 British Stem- and Leaf- Fungi: Coelomycetes Vol. I … Sphaeropsidales with hyaline conidia
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Spencer, K.A., 1972 Diptera: Agromyzidae
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