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CYPERACEAE (cotton-grasses, spike-rushes and sedges)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of CYPERACEAE (cotton-grasses, spike-rushes and sedges)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Fitter, R., Fitter, A. & Farrer, A., 1984 Grasses, Sedges, Rushes & Ferns of Britain and Northern Europe
Jermy A.C., Chater, A.O. & David, R.W., 1982 (Key includes Carex and similar spp) Sedges of the British Isles
Jermy A.C., Simpson, D.A., Foley, M.J.Y. & Porter, M.S., 2007 Sedges of the British Isles
Lansdown R.V. & Pankhurst T.J. Field Guide to the Identification of Difficult Aquatic Plants of the New Forest
Phillips, R., 1980 Grasses, Ferns, Mosses and Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland
Rose, F., 1989 Colour Identification Guide to Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Ferns of the British Isles and north-western Europe
Stokoe, W.J., 1942 The Observer's Book of Grasses, Sedges and Rushes

Hampshire

Key to Sedges in Hampshire: http://hantsplants.org.uk/articles.php Key to Sedges in Hampshire

General Works

Checklist of sedges and sedge allies: http://www.wildlifebcnp.org/ecology-resources.htm Checklist of sedges and sedge allies

Plant pathology

Graddon, W.D., 1977 Some new discomycetes on Cyperaceae

CYPERACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
LILIIDAE
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)
POALES
(grasses, sedges & rushes)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with CYPERACEAE:

debris (dead, decayed) dead, decayed debris is decayed by fruitbody Resinomycena saccharifera - a toadstool (Agaricales: Mycenaceae) Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
flower (live) live flower may house larva Haplothrips aculeatus - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
flower (live) live flower may house adult Haplothrips aculeatus - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Dolerus (Poodolerus) asper - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Dolerus (Poodolerus) nitens - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Dolerus (Poodolerus) possilensis - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Dolerus (Poodolerus) stygius - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by nocturnal larva Macrophya (Macrophya) duodecimpunctata - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Selandria melanosterna - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Selandria serva - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is grazed by nocturnal larva Tenthredopsis nassata - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952

Cyperaceae may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
LILIIDAE
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)
Herbaceous Plants (via Liliidae)

References

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