BioInfo (UK)

Carthamus tinctorius L. (Safflower)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Carthamus tinctorius (Safflower)

Suggested Literature

Carthamus tinctorius may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
ASTERACEAE
(daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Carthamus tinctorius:

(live) live is parasitised by Golovinomyces cichoracearum - a powdery mildew (Erysiphales: Erysiphaceae) UK/Ireland Ing, B., 1990
capitulum (live) live capitulum may contain larva Acanthiophilus helianthi - Knapweed Ghost (Diptera: Tephritidae) Foreign White, I.M., 1988
capitulum capitulum may contain larva Trupanea amoena - a gall fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Foreign White, I.M., 1988
capitulum capitulum may contain larva Trupanea stellata - Star-winged Ragwort Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Foreign White, I.M., 1988
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by amphigenous colony of Ramularia hyphomycetous anamorph Ramularia cynarae emend U. Braun - an anamorphic fungus (Capnodiales: Mycosphaerellaceae) Foreign Braun, U., 1998

Carthamus tinctorius may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ASTERACEAE
(daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)
Herbaceous Plants (via Asteraceae)

References

Braun, U., 1998 Monograph of Cercosporella, Ramularia and Allied Genera - Vol II
Ing, B., 1990 An Introduction to British Powdery Mildews
White, I.M., 1988 Tephritid Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae)
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