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Echium L. (viper's buglosses)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 51 images of Echium (viper's buglosses)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Echium (viper's buglosses)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #webs

Suggested Literature

Echium 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 Echium:

(live) live is parasitised by aecium Puccinia recondita - Brown Rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
(live) live is parasitised by pycnium Puccinia recondita - Brown Rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf leaf is mined by communal larva Agromyza abiens - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Spencer, K.A., 1972 [large blotch which can fill entire leaf]

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
BORAGINACEAE
(comfreys and forget-me-nots)
Herbaceous Plants (via Boraginaceae)

References

Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Spencer, K.A., 1972 Diptera: Agromyzidae
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