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Luzula DC. (wood-rushes)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Luzula (wood-rushes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Luzula 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)
JUNCACEAE
(rushes and wood-rushes)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Luzula:

has sap sucked by nymph Agramma (Agramma) laetum - a lacebug (Hemiptera: Tingidae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
has sap sucked by adult Agramma (Agramma) laetum - a lacebug (Hemiptera: Tingidae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
debris (dead, decayed, wet) dead, decayed, wet debris is decayed by fruitbody Mycena bulbosa - a bonnet (Agaricales: Mycenaceae) Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf (dead) dead leaf is decayed by scattered, initially immersed pseudothecium Phaeosphaeria herpotrichoides - an ascomycete (Pleosporales: Phaeosphaeriaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (dead) dead leaf is decayed by fruitbody Phlebiella filicina - a resupinate fungus (Polyporales: Xenasmataceae) Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf (dying) dying leaf is decayed by fruitbody Athelopsis lembospora - a basidiomycete (Polyporales: Atheliaceae) UK/Ireland Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf-mine leaf-mine may house puparium Cerodontha bimaculata - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Restricted Spencer, K.A., 1972 [at end of mine]
leaf leaf is mined by larva Cerodontha bimaculata - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Restricted Spencer, K.A., 1972
ovary (live) live ovary is parasitised by sorus Bauerago vuyckii - a microbotryan smut (Microbotryales: Microbotryaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (dead, wet) dead, wet stem is decayed by fruitbody Mycena bulbosa - a bonnet (Agaricales: Mycenaceae) Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by scattered, initially immersed pseudothecium Phaeosphaeria herpotrichoides - an ascomycete (Pleosporales: Phaeosphaeriaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
LILIIDAE
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)
JUNCACEAE
(rushes and wood-rushes)
Herbaceous Plants (via Liliidae)

References

Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959 Land and Water Bugs of the British Isles
Spencer, K.A., 1972 Diptera: Agromyzidae
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