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Leycesteria formosa Wall. (Himalayan Honeysuckle)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 52 images of Leycesteria formosa (Himalayan Honeysuckle)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Leycesteria formosa (Himalayan Honeysuckle)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Hipkin, C., 2003, Himalayan Honeysucke, British Wildlife, Vol 14, No 6: 420 (illustration) Himalayan Honeysucke

Leycesteria formosa may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
CAPRIFOLIACEAE
(honeysuckles)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Leycesteria formosa:

leaf leaf is grazed by larva Abia fasciata - a clubhorned sawfly (Hymenoptera: Cimbicidae) Benson, R.B., 1951
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by rather densly scattered, sometimes covering large areas, covered, raising epidermis and bursting or piercing it pycnidium of Phompsis coelomycetous anamorph Diaporthe leycesteriae - a pyrenomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [pycnidium surrounded by a very conspicuous cinereous halo upto 500µm diam., eventually surrounded by narrow black line. ]
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by perithecium Diaporthe leycesteriae - a pyrenomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935

Leycesteria formosa may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
Broadleaved shrubs (via Leycesteria formosa) Broadleaved trees and shrubs Trees and shrubs Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Broadleaved shrubs) Broadleaved trees, shrubs and climbers (via Broadleaved trees and shrubs)

References

Benson, R.B., 1951 Hymenoptera: 2. Symphyta. Section (a)
Grove, W.B., 1935 British Stem- and Leaf- Fungi: Coelomycetes Vol. I … Sphaeropsidales with hyaline conidia
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