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Hedera helix L. (Ivy)

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Suggested Literature

General Works

Plant pathology

Kirk, P.M. & Spooner, B.M., 1989 Ascomycetes on leaf litter of Laurus nobilis and Hedera helix

Hedera helix may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
ARALIACEAE
(ivies and angelica trees)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Hedera helix:

(dead) dead is associate of imago Choragus sheppardi - a fungus weevil (Coleoptera: Anthribidae) Morris, M.G., 1990
(dead) dead is associate of imago Acalles misellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
(live) live may have female Dendrothrips eastopi - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
has sap sucked by Synophropsis lauri - Laurel Bug (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) A new leafhopper on Bay trees (Synophropsis lauri): http://www.flickr.com/groups/327582@N20/discuss/72157606425142506/
has sap sucked by adult Derephysia (Derephysia) foliacea - Ivy Lacebug (Hemiptera: Tingidae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
has sap sucked by nymph Derephysia (Derephysia) foliacea - Ivy Lacebug (Hemiptera: Tingidae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
is associate of Clitostethus arcuatus - a ladybird (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) UK/Ireland Bullock, J.A., 1992
is associate of Nephus quadrimaculatus - a ladybird (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
is associate of imago Liophloeus tessulatus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
is associate of fruitbody Inocybe griseolilacina - Lilac Leg Fibrecap (Agaricales: Inocybaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
berry berry is foodplant of adult Turdus viscivorus - Mistle Thrush (Passeriformes: Muscicapidae) UK/Ireland Briggs, J., 1995
branch (dead) dead branch may contain larva Pogonocherus hispidus - Lesser Thorn-tipped Longhorn Beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) Major Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007
branch? (small) small branch? may contain Acalles misellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
cambium cambium may contain larva Kissophagus hederae - a bark or ambrosia beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
flower flower is visited for nectar and/or pollen by imago Apiloscatopse flavicollis - a scatopsid fly (Diptera: Scatopsidae) Freeman, P. & Lane, R.P., 1985
flower flower is visited for nectar and/or pollen by imago Apiloscatopse picea - a scatopsid fly (Diptera: Scatopsidae) Freeman, P. & Lane, R.P., 1985
flower flower is visited for nectar and/or pollen by imago Apiloscatopse scutellata - a scatopsid fly (Diptera: Scatopsidae) Freeman, P. & Lane, R.P., 1985
flower flower is visited for nectar and/or pollen by imago Scatopse notata - a scatopsid fly (Diptera: Scatopsidae) Freeman, P. & Lane, R.P., 1985
flowers flowers is visited for nectar and/or pollen by adult Leopoldius signatus - a thick-headed fly (Diptera: Conopidae) Smith, K.G.V., 1969
leaf (dead, fallen, decayed, locally blackened) dead, fallen, decayed, locally blackened leaf is decayed by fruitbody Physalacria stilboidea - a chanterelle (Agaricales: Physalacriaceae) UK/Ireland Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf (dead, fallen, decayed) dead, fallen, decayed leaf is decayed by fruitbody Marasmius epiphylloides - a toadstool (Agaricales: Marasmiaceae) UK/Ireland Restricted Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf (dead, fallen) dead, fallen leaf is decayed by effuse colony of Subulispora dematiaceous anamorph Subulispora britannica - a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus UK/Ireland Dennis, R.W.G., 1995
leaf (dead) dead leaf is decayed by scattered pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Phyllosticta hederacea - a coelomycete (Botryosphaeriales: Botryosphaeriaceae) Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes circular spots that have a thick, clear-brown, narrow, linear border; whitish above, pale ochraceous below.]
leaf (dead) dead leaf is spotted by acervulus of Colletotrichum coelomycetous anamorph Colletotrichum trichellum - a coelomycete (Glomerellaceae) UK/Ireland Dennis, R.W.G., 1995,
Moore, W.C., 1959,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [causes pale brown, dark-bordered spots]
leaf (live) live leaf is foodplant of epiphyllous pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Phoma hedericola - an ivy leaf spot (causative organism) (Pleosporales) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935,
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [causes whitish or pale spots with wide brown borders]
leaf (live) live leaf is grazed by epiphyllous, colonial Bryobia - bryobia mites (Trombidiformes: Tetranychidae) Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
leaf (live) live leaf is grazed by adult Chrysolina polita - Knotgrass Leaf Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by hypophyllous Phyllactinia guttata - Hazel Mildew, Hazelnut Powdery Mildew (Erysiphales: Erysiphaceae) UK/Ireland Weber, R.W.S. & Webster, J., 2001,
Ing, B., 1990
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by more or less epiphyllous, gregarious pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Phyllosticta hederae - a coelomycete (Botryosphaeriales: Botryosphaeriaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes dry, round, pale centred, spots with dark borders.]
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by epiphyllous, gregarious, opaque then black pycnidium of Septoria coelomycetous anamorph Mycosphaerella hedericola - an ivy leaf spot (causative organism) (Capnodiales: Mycosphaerellaceae) UK/Ireland Major Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes roundish, 3-12mm diam., brownish then whitish spots with broad brown borders]
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by acervulus of Colletotrichum coelomycetous anamorph Colletotrichum trichellum - a coelomycete (Glomerellaceae) UK/Ireland Dennis, R.W.G., 1995,
Moore, W.C., 1959,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [causes pale brown, dark-bordered spots]
leaf (live) live leaf may have epiphytic epiphyllous thallus Phycopeltis arundinacea - an epiphytic green alga (Trentepohliales: Trentepohliaceae) UK/Ireland John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J., 2002
leaf (live) live leaf may have epiphytic epiphyllous thallus Phycopeltis epiphyton - an epiphytic green alga (Trentepohliales: Trentepohliaceae) UK/Ireland John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by adult Oomorphus concolor - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Captivity Cox, M.L., 2007
litter litter may house adult Oomorphus concolor - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
litter litter may house cased larva Oomorphus concolor - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
plant plant may have adult Oomorphus concolor - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007 [esp when growing on tree trunks]
pollen pollen is collected by adult Colletes (Colletes) hederae - Ivy Bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Edwards, M., 2006, Female Colletes hederae at Ivy, British Wildlife, Vol 27, No 3: 207 (illustration)
root root is parasitised by underground tuber Orobanche hederae - Ivy Broomrape (Lamiales: Orobanchaceae) Restricted Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985,
Stace, C., 1997
runner (decayed) decayed runner is decayed by fruitbody Coniophora arida - a resupinate bolete (Boletales: Coniophoraceae) UK/Ireland Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (dead, fungus infested) dead, fungus infested stem is foodplant of larva Choragus sheppardi - a fungus weevil (Coleoptera: Anthribidae) Morris, M.G., 1990
stem (fresh, green) fresh, green stem is foodplant of nocturnal larva Oomorphus concolor - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Restricted Cox, M.L., 2007
twig (dead, with blackened epidermis) dead, with blackened epidermis twig is decayed by densely gregarious pycnidium of Phompsis coelomycetous anamorph Diaporthe pulla - a pyrenomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935
twig (dead) dead twig is decayed by acervulus of Cheirospora coelomycetous anamorph Cheirospora botryospora - a coelomycete UK/Ireland Major
twig (dead) dead twig is decayed by perithecium Diaporthe pulla - a pyrenomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935
twig (dead) dead twig is decayed by acervulus of Melanconium coelomycetous anamorph Melanconium hederae - a coelomycete (Diaporthales: Melanconidaceae) UK/Ireland Dennis, R.W.G., 1995,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
twig (thin) (dead) dead twig (thin) is decayed by Isaria anamorph Isaria friesii - an anamorphic ascomycete (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) UK/Ireland
twig? (dead) dead twig? may contain Acalles misellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
wood (dead, fallen, usually decorticate) dead, fallen, usually decorticate wood is decayed by fruitbody Exidia nucleata - Crystal Brain (Auriculariales: Auriculariaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
wood (dead, fallen) dead, fallen wood is decayed by fruitbody Exidia thuretiana - White Brain (Auriculariales: Auriculariaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
wood (dead) dead wood is decayed by fruitbody Flammulina velutipes var. velutipes - Velvet Shank, Winter Fungus (Agaricales: Physalacriaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [saprobic or weakly parasitic]
wood (decayed) decayed wood is decayed by fruitbody Calocera viscosa - Yellow Stagshorn (Dacrymycetales: Dacrymycetaceae) UK/Ireland Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
wood (moribund) moribund wood is parasitised by fruitbody Flammulina velutipes var. velutipes - Velvet Shank, Winter Fungus (Agaricales: Physalacriaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [saprobic or weakly parasitic]
wood wood may contain larva Anobium inexspectatum - a wood boring beetle (Coleoptera: Anobiidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
wood wood may contain larva Ochina ptinoides - Ivy Boring Beetle (Coleoptera: Anobiidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992

Hedera helix may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ARALIACEAE
(ivies and angelica trees)
Hedera
(ivies)
Climbing plants (via Hedera) Broadleaved trees, shrubs and climbers Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Climbing plants)

References

Edwards, M., 2006, Female Colletes hederae at Ivy, British Wildlife, Vol 27, No 3: 207 (illustration) Female Colletes hederae at Ivy
A new leafhopper on Bay trees (Synophropsis lauri): http://www.flickr.com/groups/327582@N20/discuss/72157606425142506/ A new leafhopper on Bay trees (Synophropsis lauri)
Briggs, J., 1995 Mistletoe - distribution, biology and the National Survey
Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985 Flora of the British Isles
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
Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007 Identification - Longhorn Beetles: Part 2
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Freeman, P. & Lane, R.P., 1985 Bibionid and Scatopsid Flies
Grove, W.B., 1935 British Stem- and Leaf- Fungi: Coelomycetes Vol. I … Sphaeropsidales with hyaline conidia
Ing, B., 1990 An Introduction to British Powdery Mildews
John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J., 2002 The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Moore, W.C., 1959 British Parasitic Fungi
Morris, M.G., 1990 Orthocerous Weevils
Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976 Thysanoptera
Smith, K.G.V., 1969 Diptera: Conopidae
Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959 Land and Water Bugs of the British Isles
Stace, C., 1997 New Flora of the British Isles (Ed 2)
Weber, R.W.S. & Webster, J., 2001 Teaching Techniques for Mycology: 13. Functioning of cleistothecia in Phyllactinia guttata
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