BioInfo (UK)

Pieris japonica (Thunb.) D. Don (Lily Of The Valley Bush)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Pieris japonica (Lily Of The Valley Bush)

Suggested Literature

Pieris japonica may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
ERICACEAE
(heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Pieris japonica:

leaf (blighted) blighted leaf may be infected and damaged by mycelium Phytophthora ramorum - Sudden Oak Death - causative organism, SOD (Peronosporales: Peronosporaceae) UK/Ireland Giltrap, P.M. et al, 2004,
Henricot, B. & Prior, C., 2004 [causes leaf blight],
Inman, A.J. et al, 2003
leaf (chlorotic, bronzed) chlorotic, bronzed leaf has sap sucked by Stephanitis takeyai - Andromeda Lacebug (Hemiptera: Tingidae) UK/Ireland Major MacLeod, A., 2006,
Malumphy, C., 2010
leaf (live) live leaf has sap sucked by hypophyllous Pulvinaria floccifera - Cushion Scale, Cottony Camellia Scale (Hemiptera: Coccidae) UK/Ireland anon., 2009
twig twig may be infected and damaged by mycelium Phytophthora ramorum - Sudden Oak Death - causative organism, SOD (Peronosporales: Peronosporaceae) UK/Ireland Giltrap, P.M. et al, 2004,
Henricot, B. & Prior, C., 2004 [causes twig dieback],
Inman, A.J. et al, 2003

Pieris japonica may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ERICACEAE
(heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens)
Woody plants Broadleaved shrubs 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

anon., 2009 Cottony camellia scale, an increasingly important horticultural pest
Giltrap, P.M. et al, 2004 First report of Ramorum dieback (Phytophthora ramorum) on Hamamelis virginiana in the UK
Henricot, B. & Prior, C., 2004 Phytophthora ramorum, the cause of sudden oak death or ramorum leaf blight and dieback
Inman, A.J. et al, 2003 First report of Ramorum dieback (Phytophthora ramorum) on Pieris in England
MacLeod, A., 2006 CSL Pest Risk Analysis for Stephanitis takeyai
Malumphy, C., 2010 Severe Lace bug damage to Pieris japonica reported
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