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EU-DICOTS (dicotyledonous flowering plants)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subclass)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
APIALES (umbellifers, ivies and pennyworts) Order 80 subtaxa 29 1085
AQUIFOLIALES (hollies) Order 3 subtaxa    
AQUIFOLIACEAE (hollies) Family 3 subtaxa 1 191
ASTERALES (daisies, dandelions, thistles and bell flowers) Order 309 subtaxa 70 2639
BORAGINACEAE (comfreys and forget-me-nots) Family 37 subtaxa 1 196
BRASSICALES Bromhead, 1838 (cabbages, cresses, weld, mignonette, spiders flowers and garden nasturtiums) Order 110 subtaxa 29 745
BUXALES (box trees) Order 2 subtaxa    
BUXACEAE (boxes) Family 2 subtaxa    
Buxus balearica Lam. (Balearic Box) Species     1
Buxus sempervirens L. (Box) Species     90
CARYOPHYLLALES Takht., 1967 (pinks, goosefoots and docks) Order 201 subtaxa 105 1342
CELASTRALES (spindles and grass of Parnassus) Order 8 subtaxa   64
CERATOPHYLLALES Link, 1829 (hornworts) Order 2 subtaxa    
CERATOPHYLLACEAE Gray (hornworts) Family 2 subtaxa 1 4
CORNALES (dogwoods, mock oranges and hydrangeas) Order 15 subtaxa   105
CROSSOSOMATALES (bladdernuts) Order 3 subtaxa    
STAPHYLEACEAE (bladdernuts) Family 3 subtaxa    
Staphylea L. (bladder nuts) Genus 3 subtaxa   10
CUCURBITALES (cucurbits, cucumbers and melons) Order 11 subtaxa   108
DIPSACALES (elder, honeysuckles, valerians, scabiouses and teasels) Order 51 subtaxa 10 570
ERICALES Bercht. & J.Presl, 1820 (heaths, heathers, azaleas, primroses, loosestrifes and balsams) Order 170 subtaxa 44 869
ESCALLONIALES (escallonias) Order 1 subtaxon    
ESCALLONIACEAE (escallonias) Family 1 subtaxon    
Escallonia Mutis ex L. f. (escallonias) Genus 1 subtaxon   10
FABALES (vetches, peas, beans and milkworts) Order 139 subtaxa 30 1852
FAGALES (forest trees) Order 41 subtaxa 53 5977
GARRYALES (tassel bushes) Order 2 subtaxa    
GARRYACEAE (tassel bushes) Family 2 subtaxa    
Aucuba japonica Thunb. (Spotted-laurel) Species     11
Garrya elliptica Douglas ex Lindl. (Silk Tassel Bush, Silk-tassel) Species     6
GENTIANALES (bedstraws, gentians and periwinkles) Order 39 subtaxa 14 355
GERANIALES (geraniums and storksbills) Order 22 subtaxa 5 183
GUNNERALES (giant rhubarbs, gunneras) Order 2 subtaxa    
GUNNERACEAE (giant rhubarbs, gunneras) Family 2 subtaxa 1 9
LAMIALES Bromhead, 1838 (dead-nettles and speedwells) Order 247 subtaxa 56 2163
MALPIGHIALES (poplars, willows, St John's worts, spurges and violets) Order 135 subtaxa 60 2694
MALVALES (mallows, limes, daphnes and rockroses) Order 31 subtaxa 17 533
MYRTALES (willowherbs, loosestrifes, gums and tea-trees) Order 52 subtaxa 41 410
OXALIDALES (sorrels) Order 7 subtaxa   19
PROTEALES (plane trees) Order 5 subtaxa   43
RANUNCULALES (buttercups, poppies and barberries) Order 133 subtaxa 22 741
ROSALES Bercht. & J.Presl, 1820 (roses, elms, nettles, hops, buckthorns and figs) Order 211 subtaxa 77 4401
SANTALALES (sandalwoods) Order 3 subtaxa    
SANTALACEAE (sandalwoods) Family 3 subtaxa    
Loranthus europaeus (a mistletoe) Species     6
Thesium humifusum DC. (Stars-in-grass, Bastard-toadflax) Species     8
Viscum album L. (Mistletoe) Species   2 41
SAPINDALES (rues, sumachs, smoke tree, prinde of India and tree of heaven) Order 28 subtaxa 11 879
SAXIFRAGALES Bercht. & J.Presl, 1820 (saxifrages, peonies, currants and gooseberries) Order 58 subtaxa 20 425
SOLANALES (bindweeds and nightshades) Order 37 subtaxa 9 413
VITALES (vines and Virgina creepers) Order 22 subtaxa 4 88
(Broadleaved shrubs) (broadleaved shrubs) Informal 447 subtaxa 102 6204
(Broadleaved trees) (broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees) Informal 207 subtaxa 124 13558
(Broadleaved trees and shrubs) (broadleaved trees and shrubs) Informal 1014 subtaxa 347 27493
(Broadleaved trees, shrubs and climbers) (broadleaved trees, shrubs and climbers) Informal 2 subtaxa 1 304
(Ectomycorrhizal broadleaved trees and shrubs) (ectomycorrhizal or ectotrophic mycorrhizal broadleaved trees and shrubs) Informal 134 subtaxa 130 8682
(Endomycorrhizal broadleaved trees and shrubs) (endomycorrhizal or endotrophic mycorrhizal broadleaved trees and shrubs) Informal 356 subtaxa 112 7332
(Fruit trees) (fruit-bearing trees) Informal 1 subtaxon 2 3
(Fruit Trees - cultivated) (cultivated fruit trees) Informal 8 subtaxa 1 175
(Fruit Trees - wild) (wild fruit trees) Informal 11 subtaxa   430
(Herbaceous Plants) (herbaceous plants) Informal 2403 subtaxa 946 21288
(Soft Fruit) (treees, bushes and plants that are grown for soft fruit) Informal 62 subtaxa 14 1661
(Woody plants) (subshrubs) Informal 158 subtaxa 49 1321

Suggested Literature

EU-DICOTS 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 EU-DICOTS:

leaf (dead) dead leaf is decayed by immersed, indistinctly clypeate perithecium Anthostomella spartii - a pyrenomycete (Xylariales: Xylariaceae) Kirk, P.M. & Spooner, B.M., 1989
root root is parasitised by underground tuber Orobanche minor - Common Broomrape (Lamiales: Orobanchaceae) Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985 [a wide range of hosts including garden plants]
root root is parasitised by underground tuber Orobanche minor var. compositarum - a common broomrape (Lamiales: Orobanchaceae) Stace, C., 1997
root root is parasitised by underground tuber Orobanche minor var. minor - a common broomrape (Lamiales: Orobanchaceae) Stace, C., 1997
stem stem is parasitised by haustorium Cuscuta epithymum - Dodder (Solanales: Convolvulaceae) Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985,
Stace, C., 1997
stem stem is parasitised by haustorium Cuscuta europaea - Greater Dodder (Solanales: Convolvulaceae) Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985,
Stace, C., 1997
wood (rotting) rotting wood may contain Blaniulus guttulatus - Spotted Snake Millipede (Julida: Blaniulidae)

Eu-dicots may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

References

Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985 Flora of the British Isles
Kirk, P.M. & Spooner, B.M., 1989 Ascomycetes on leaf litter of Laurus nobilis and Hedera helix
Stace, C., 1997 New Flora of the British Isles (Ed 2)
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