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Blackstonia perfoliata (L.) Huds. (Yellow-wort)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Blackstonia perfoliata (Yellow-wort)

Suggested Literature

Blackstonia perfoliata 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 Blackstonia perfoliata:

(live) live is parasitised by dense white to greyish, hypopyllous colony of sporangium Peronospora chlorae - a downy mildew (Peronosporales: Peronosporaceae) UK/Ireland Preece, T.F., 2002,
Hall, G., 1994,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
is foodplant of Smicronyx reichi - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf-mine leaf-mine may house puparium Chromatomyia blackstoniae - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Restricted Spencer, K.A., 1972
leaf leaf is mined by larva Chromatomyia blackstoniae - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Restricted Spencer, K.A., 1972 [white blotch mine; larva very difficult to detect]
root (live) live root has sap sucked by subterranean Aphis gentianae - an aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) UK/Ireland Baker, E.A., 2009 [dark green aphids]
stem base (live) live stem base has sap sucked by subterranean Aphis gentianae - an aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) UK/Ireland Baker, E.A., 2009 [dark green aphids]

Blackstonia perfoliata may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
Herbaceous Plants (via Gentianaceae)

References

Baker, E.A., 2009 Aphis gentianae (Borner) and Aphis ochropus (Koch) (Aphidoidea) new to Britain
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Hall, G., 1994 Peronospora chlorae
Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
Preece, T.F., 2002 A Checklist of the Downy Mildews (Peronosporaceae) of the British Isles
Spencer, K.A., 1972 Diptera: Agromyzidae
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