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JUNCACEAE (rushes and wood-rushes)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
Juncus L. (rushes) Genus 16 subtaxa 5 268
Luzula DC. (wood-rushes) Genus 6 subtaxa 1 48

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Fitter, R., Fitter, A. & Farrer, A., 1984 Grasses, Sedges, Rushes & Ferns of Britain and Northern Europe
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

General Works

JUNCACEAE 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 JUNCACEAE:

has sap sucked by adult Cymus claviculus - a seedbug (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
has sap sucked by nymph Cymus claviculus - a seedbug (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
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 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

Juncaceae 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

Benson, R.B., 1952 Hymenoptera: 2. Symphyta. Section (b)
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976 Thysanoptera
Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959 Land and Water Bugs of the British Isles
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