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Cicuta virosa L. (Cowbane)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Cicuta virosa (Cowbane)

Suggested Literature

Cicuta virosa may 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 Cicuta virosa:

(live) live is parasitised by conidial anamorph Erysiphe heraclei - Umbellifer Powdery Mildew (Erysiphales: Erysiphaceae) UK/Ireland Ing, B., 1990
(live) live is parasitised by cleistothecium Erysiphe heraclei - Umbellifer Powdery Mildew (Erysiphales: Erysiphaceae) UK/Ireland Ing, B., 1990
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 grazed by adult Chrysolina oricalcia - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by aecium Puccinia cicutae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [on yellowish spots]
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by mostly hypophyllous uredium Puccinia cicutae - a rust fungus (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 telium Puccinia cicutae - a rust fungus (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 pycnium Puccinia cicutae - a rust fungus (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 spotted by amphigenous, in small scattered groups colony of Ramularia anamorph Ramularia heraclei emend U. Braun - an anamorphic fungus (Capnodiales: Mycosphaerellaceae) UK/Ireland Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [causes angular, brown or reddish brown spots, 1-8mm diam.]
petiole (live) live petiole is parasitised by aecium Puccinia cicutae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [on yellowish spots]
pollen pollen is foodplant of adult Chrysolina oricalcia - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
stem (live) live stem is parasitised by aecium Puccinia cicutae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [on yellowish spots]

Cicuta virosa 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

Cox, M.L., 2007 Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Ing, B., 1990 An Introduction to British Powdery Mildews
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
White, I.M., 1988 Tephritid Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae)
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