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Eleocharis R. Br. (spike-rushes)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 56 images of Eleocharis (spike-rushes)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Eleocharis (spike-rushes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

General Works

Pathology

Bauer R., Lutz, M., Piatek, M., Vanky, K. & Oberwinkler, F., 2007 Flamingomyces and Parvulago, new genera of marine smut fungi (Ustilaginomycotina)

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

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Eleocharis:

is decayed by effuse colony of Coremiella dematiaceous anamorph Coremiella cubispora - a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus Dennis, R.W.G., 1995
pollen pollen is foodplant of adult Donacia thalassina - a reed beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
root root is foodplant of larva Donacia thalassina - a reed beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
stem (live) live stem is galled by Physoderma heleocharidis - a chytridomycete fungus (Blastocladiales: Physodermataceae) UK/Ireland Redfern, M. & Shirley, P., 2002 [causes dark, thickened spots 2-6mm long]

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
LILIIDAE
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)
CYPERACEAE
(cotton-grasses, spike-rushes and sedges)
Herbaceous Plants (via Liliidae)

References

Cox, M.L., 2007 Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995 Fungi of the South East England
Redfern, M. & Shirley, P., 2002 British Plant Galls - Identification of galls on plants and fungi
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