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Leptosphaeria purpurea Rehm (an ascomycete)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Leptosphaeria purpurea (an ascomycete)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Leptosphaeria purpurea (an ascomycete)

Suggested Literature

Leptosphaeria purpurea may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI
(true fungi)
ASCOMYCOTA
(spore shooters, ascomycete)
DOTHIDEOMYCETES
(a class of ascomycetes)
PLEOSPORALES
(an order of ascomycetes and lichens)
Leptosphaeria
(a genus of ascomycetes)
Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Leptosphaeria purpurea is associated with:

pseudothecium Asteraceae - daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite (Asterales) partly immersed pseudothecium is saprobic on dead stem Major Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
pseudothecium Cirsium arvense - Creeping Thistle (Asterales: Asteraceae) partly immersed pseudothecium is saprobic on dead stem Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
pseudothecium Cirsium vulgare - Spear Thistle (Asterales: Asteraceae) partly immersed pseudothecium is saprobic on dead stem Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
pseudothecium Herbaceous Plants - herbaceous plants partly immersed pseudothecium is saprobic on dead stem Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997

There may be more taxa associated with Leptosphaeria purpurea listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)

Associated with Leptosphaeria purpurea:

Leptosphaeria purpurea may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

References

Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
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