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Berula erecta (Huds.) Coville (Lesser Water-parsnip)

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Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Lansdown R.V. & Pankhurst T.J. Field Guide to the Identification of Difficult Aquatic Plants of the New Forest

Berula erecta may also be covered by literature listed under:

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

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Berula erecta:

(live) live is galled by embedded chlamydospore Protomyces macrosporus - an ascomycete (Taphrinales: Protomycetaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (live) live leaf is galled by colony Buerenia inundata - an ascomycete (Taphrinales: Protomycetaceae) UK/Ireland Preece, T.F. & Hick, A.J., 2001 [causes brown-orange swellings]
leaf (live) live leaf is mined by larva Euleia heraclei - Common Umbel Leaf-miner, Celery Fly, Celery Leaf Miner (Diptera: Tephritidae) Foreign White, I.M., 1988
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by hypophyllous aecium Uromyces lineolatus - a rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by hypophyllous pycnium Uromyces lineolatus - a rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by epiphyllous, scattered, brown pycnidium of Septoria coelomycetous anamorph Septoria sii - a leaf-spot fungus (Capnodiales: Mycosphaerellaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes epiphyllous, scattered or confluent, irregular, roundish-angular, up to 4mm broad, brownish yellow spots with indistinct borders and fading to pallid in the centres. Spore tendrils copious.]
stem stem may contain larva Lixus (Lixus) paraplecticus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Foreign Morris, M.G., 2002

Berula erecta may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
APIACEAE
(umbellifers)
Herbaceous Plants Tall Woody Herbs (via Apiaceae)

References

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
Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
Preece, T.F. & Hick, A.J., 2001 An introduction to the Protomycetales: Burenia inundata on Apium nodiflorum and Protomyces macrosporus on Anthriscus sylvestris
White, I.M., 1988 Tephritid Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae)
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