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Lotus L. (bird's-foot-trefoils)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 48 images of Lotus (bird's-foot-trefoils)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Lotus (bird's-foot-trefoils)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #webs

Suggested Literature

Lotus 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 Lotus:

(live) live is foodplant of male Odontothrips loti - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
(live) live is foodplant of female Odontothrips loti - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
is foodplant of Coelositona cinerascens - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Foreign Morris, M.G., 1997
is foodplant of Coelositona puberulus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Morris, M.G., 1997
is foodplant of Phyllobius (Parnemoicus) viridicollis - Green Nettle Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Morris, M.G., 1997
is foodplant of larva Sitona gemellatus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Morris, M.G., 1997
is foodplant of larva Sitona puncticollis - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
is foodplant of larva Sitona waterhousei - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Morris, M.G., 1997
is foodplant of Hypera (Hypera) suspiciosa - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
may have adult Cryptocephalus fulvus - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
flower (live) live flower is foodplant of larva Odontothrips loti - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
flower flower is galled by larva Contarinia loti - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
flower flower is grazed by Hypera (Hypera) plantaginis - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf (stipule) leaf (stipule) is galled by larva Jaapiella loticola - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
leaf (terminal) leaf (terminal) is galled by larva Jaapiella loticola - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
leaf leaf is galled by Aceria euaspis - a gall mite (Trombidiformes: Eriophyidae) Restricted Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
leaf leaf is galled by larva Dasineura loti - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
leaf leaf is grazed by Hypera (Dapalinus) meles - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Foreign Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by Hypera (Hypera) plantaginis - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by Hypera (Hypera) venusta - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaves (terminal) leaves (terminal) is galled by larva Contarinia barbichei - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Restricted Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
pod pod is galled by larva Ischnopterapion (Ischnopterapion) loti - a seed weevil (Coleoptera: Apionidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
pod pod is galled by larva Asphondylia melanopus - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
pod pod may house pupa Bruchus loti - a seed beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
seed (ripening) ripening seed is foodplant of larva Pachytychius haematocephalus - Gilkicker Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Foreign Morris, M.G., 2002
seed seed may contain larva Bruchus loti - a seed beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
shoot tip shoot tip is galled by Aceria euaspis - a gall mite (Trombidiformes: Eriophyidae) Restricted Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986

Lotus may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
FABOIDEAE
(vetches, peas and beans)
Herbaceous Plants (via Faboideae)

References

Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Cox, M.L., 2007 Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
Morris, M.G., 1997 Broad-Nosed Weevils (Entiminae)
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
Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986 Provisional Keys to British Plant Galls
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