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Marasmius androsaceus (L.) Fr. (Horsehair Parachute, Heather Dieback and Snow-blight - causative organism)

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Suggested Literature

Marasmius androsaceus may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Marasmius
(a genus of parachute toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Marasmius androsaceus is associated with:

fruitbody Ericaceae - heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens (Ericales) fruitbody is saprobic on dead stem Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Ericaceae - heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens (Ericales) fruitbody is saprobic on dead leaf Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Calluna vulgaris - Heather (Ericales: Ericaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead stem Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [associated with "Snow Blight" disease]
fruitbody Calluna vulgaris - Heather (Ericales: Ericaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead leaf Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [associated with "Snow Blight" disease]
fruitbody Betula - birches (Fagales: Betulaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed leaf Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Corylus - hazels (Fagales: Betulaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed leaf Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Quercus - oaks (Fagales: Fagaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed leaf Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Broadleaved trees - broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed leaf Rare Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Pinopsida - conifers fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed needle Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
fruitbody Taxus baccata - Yew (Pinales: Taxaceae) fruitbody is saprobic on dead, fallen, decayed needle Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
mycelium Calluna vulgaris - Heather (Ericales: Ericaceae) mycelium infects and damages live stem Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 [causes a dieback]

There may be more taxa associated with Marasmius androsaceus listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)

Associated with Marasmius androsaceus:

Marasmius androsaceus may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

References

Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
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