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MALVACEAE (mallows & limes)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of MALVACEAE (mallows & limes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

MALVACEAE 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 MALVACEAE:

has sap sucked by adult Pyrrhocoris apterus - Firebug (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) Foreign Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
has sap sucked by nymph Pyrrhocoris apterus - Firebug (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae) Foreign Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
fruit fruit may contain larva Malvapion malvae - a seed weevil (Coleoptera: Apionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
fruit fruit may contain larva Pseudapion rufirostre - a seed weevil (Coleoptera: Apionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is mined by larva Liriomyza strigata - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) UK/Ireland Spencer, K.A., 1972 [mine follows midrib with short offshoots along lateral veins]
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Podagrica fuscicornis - a mallow flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by imago Podagrica fuscicornis - a mallow flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Podagrica fuscipes - Mallow Flea Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by imago Podagrica fuscipes - Mallow Flea Beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
stem stem is foodplant of gregarious, covered by blackened epidermis, finally erumpent by a slit pycnidium of Phomopsis coelomycetous anamorph Phomopsis malvacearum - a coelomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) Foreign Grove, W.B., 1935
stem stem may contain larva Aspidapion (Aspidapion) radiolus - a seed weevil (Coleoptera: Apionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
stem stem may contain larva Aspidapion (Koestlinia) aeneum - a seed weevil (Coleoptera: Apionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
Herbaceous Plants Tall Woody Herbs (via Malvaceae)

References

Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Grove, W.B., 1935 British Stem- and Leaf- Fungi: Coelomycetes Vol. I … Sphaeropsidales with hyaline conidia
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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