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Rhizophydium sphaerotheca Zopf (a chytrid)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Rhizophydium sphaerotheca (a chytrid)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Rhizophydium sphaerotheca (a chytrid)

Suggested Literature

Rhizophydium sphaerotheca may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
CHYTRIDIOMYCOTA
(chytridomycete fungi, chytrids)
CHYTRIDIOMYCETES
(chytridomycete fungi, chytrids)
Fungi s.l.

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Rhizophydium sphaerotheca is associated with:

Magnoliopsida - flowering plants is saprobic on dead pollen grain UK/Ireland Dennis, R.W.G., 1995
Typha - bulrushes, reedmaces (Poales: Typhaceae) is saprobic on dead pollen grain UK/Ireland Canter, H.M., 1953

There may be more taxa associated with Rhizophydium sphaerotheca listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)

Associated with Rhizophydium sphaerotheca:

is parasitised by Chytridium suburceolatum - a chytrid (Chytridiales: Chytridiaceae) Foreign Letcher, P.M. & Powell, M.J., 2002

Rhizophydium sphaerotheca may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
Rhizophydium
(a genus of chytrids)
Fungi s.l.

References

Canter, H.M., 1953 Annotated list of British Aquatic Chytrids
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995 Fungi of the South East England
Letcher, P.M. & Powell, M.J., 2002 A taxonomic summary of Chytriomyces (Chytridiomycota)
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