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ROSACEAE (roses and fruit trees)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
Acaena Mutis ex L. (pirri-pirri burs) Genus 1 subtaxon 1 1
Agrimonia L. (agrimonies) Genus 2 subtaxa 2 12
Alchemilla L. (lady's-mantles) Genus 15 subtaxa 2 42
Amelanchier Medik. (a genus of flowering plants) Genus 1 subtaxon 2 15
Aphanes L. (parsley pierts) Genus 2 subtaxa 2 2
Aronia Medik. (chokeberries) Genus     6
Aruncus dioicus (Walter) Fernald (Buck's-beard) Species     7
Chaenomeles Lindl. (Japanese quinces) Genus 2 subtaxa   15
Cotoneaster Medik. (cotoneasters) Genus 4 subtaxa 3 46
Crataegus L. (hawthorns) Genus 2 subtaxa 2 347
Cydonia oblonga Mill. (Quince) Species     30
Dryas octopetala L. (Mountain Avens) Species   4 31
Duchesnea indica (Jacks.) Focke (Yellow-flowered Strawberry) Species     1
Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl. (Loquat) Species     4
Filipendula Mill. (meadowsweets) Genus 3 subtaxa   113
Fragaria L. (strawberries) Genus 3 subtaxa 1 97
Geum L. (avens) Genus 11 subtaxa 6 39
Heteromeles arbutifolia (Lindl.) M.Roem (Toyon) Species     1
Kerria japonica (L.) DC. (Kerria) Species     3
Malus Mill. (apples) Genus 8 subtaxa 5 311
Mespilus germanica L. (Medlar) Species     27
Photinia Lindl. (Photinias) Genus 2 subtaxa   6
Physocarpus opulifolius (L.) Maxim. (Ninebark) Species     2
Potentilla L. (cinquefoils) Genus 16 subtaxa 2 102
Prunus L. (plums, cherries and laurels) Genus 23 subtaxa 2 792
Pyracantha M. Roem. (firethorns) Genus 2 subtaxa   18
Pyrus L. (pears) Genus 3 subtaxa 1 147
Rosa L. (roses) Genus 30 subtaxa 5 326
Rubus L. (brambles) Genus 20 subtaxa 9 503
Sanguisorba L. (burnets) Genus 4 subtaxa 2 40
Sorbus L. (whitebeams) Genus 11 subtaxa 8 244
Spiraea L. (brideworts and steeple bushes, spiraea) Genus 8 subtaxa 1 26
Stephanandra incisa (Thunb.) Zabel (Lace-shrub) Species     2

Suggested Literature

ROSACEAE 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 ROSACEAE:

is foodplant of larva Anthonomus (Anthonomus) rubi - Strawberry Blossom Weevil, Strawberry-blossom Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
is foodplant of larva Gnorimus nobilis - Noble Chafer (Coleoptera: Cetoniidae) Jessop, L., 1986 [fruit trees]
may contain larva Neocoenorrhinus germanicus - Strawberry Rhynchites (Coleoptera: Rhynchitidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992 [herbaceous taxa]
is associate of fruitbody Entoloma niphoides - a toadstool (Agaricales: Entolomataceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
may have epiphytic fruitbody Aleurodiscus aurantius - a basidiomycete (Russulales: Stereaceae) Foreign Eriksson, J., Hjortstam, K. & Ryvarden, L., 1973
branch (dead) dead branch may contain larva Tetrops praeustus - Plum Longhorn Beetle, Plum Beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) Major Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007
branch (moribund) moribund branch may contain larva Tetrops praeustus - Plum Longhorn Beetle, Plum Beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) Major Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007
cambium of dead twig (below) below cambium of dead twig is mined by larva Magdalis (Panus) barbicornis - Pear Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002 [woody spp]
flower (live) live flower is foodplant of female Thrips fuscipennis - Rose Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Major Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976 [feeding damage produces light spots and streaks, later darkening and rotting]
flower (live) live flower is foodplant of male Thrips fuscipennis - Rose Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Major Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976 [feeding damage produces light spots and streaks, later darkening and rotting]
flower (live) live flower is foodplant of larva Thrips fuscipennis - Rose Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Major Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976 [feeding damage produces light spots and streaks, later darkening and rotting]
flower (live) live flower may house male Thrips major - Rubus Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Major Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
flower (live) live flower may house female Thrips major - Rubus Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Major Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
flower (live) live flower may house larva Thrips major - Rubus Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Major Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
flower flower may have adult Orsodacne humeralis - a leaf beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007
fruit (live) live fruit is parasitised by aecium Gymnosporangium clavariiforme - European Hawthorn Rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Foreign Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
fruit fruit is grazed by imago Lucanus cervus - Stag Beetle (Coleoptera: Lucanidae) Jessop, L., 1986
leaf (live) live leaf is foodplant of Thrips fuscipennis - Rose Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 [feeding damage produces silver flecks]
leaf (live) live leaf is galled by hypophyllous aecium Gymnosporangium clavariiforme - European Hawthorn Rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Foreign Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
leaf (live) live leaf is grazed by larva Allantus cinctus - Banded Rose Sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
leaf leaf is mined by solitary larva Agromyza idaeiana - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Spencer, K.A., 1972 [linear mine developing into a blotch]
leaf leaf is mined by larva Agromyza sulfuriceps - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Spencer, K.A., 1972 [linear blotch mine]
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Cladius (Priophorus) pallipes - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1958
petiole (live, swollen) live, swollen petiole is galled by aecium Gymnosporangium clavariiforme - European Hawthorn Rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Foreign Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
root (live) live root is parasitised by fruitbody Entoloma sepium - a toadstool (Agaricales: Entolomataceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (live) live stem is parasitised by aecium Gymnosporangium clavariiforme - European Hawthorn Rust (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Foreign Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
trees and shrubs trees and shrubs is associate of imago Involvulus caeruleus - Apple Twig Cutter, Twig Cutting Weevil, Twig-cutting Weevil (Coleoptera: Rhynchitidae) Morris, M.G., 1990
twig (cambium) twig (cambium) may contain larva Phytobia carbonaria - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Restricted Spencer, K.A., 1972
twig (damp, dead) damp, dead twig is decayed by apothecium Vibrissea leptospora - a discomycete (Helotiales: Vibrisseaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
twig (dead) dead twig is foodplant of Magdalis (Edo) ruficornis - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002 [woody spp]
twig, small branch (dead) dead twig, small branch may contain larva Magdalis (Porrothus) cerasi - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Foreign Morris, M.G., 2002 [woody spp]
wood (dead) dead wood may contain larva Glaphyra umbellatarum - Pear Shortwing Beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) Major Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007 [rosaceous trees]
wood (twig) (dead, dry) dead, dry wood (twig) may contain larva Gracilia minuta - Basket Longhorn Beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007 [Rosaceous trees]

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)

References

Benson, R.B., 1952 Hymenoptera: 2. Symphyta. Section (b)
Benson, R.B., 1958 Hymenoptera: 2. Symphyta. Section (c)
Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Cox, M.L., 2007 Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
Duff, A. (Illust: Lewington, R.), 2007 Identification - Longhorn Beetles: Part 2
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Eriksson, J., Hjortstam, K. & Ryvarden, L., 1973 The Corticiaceae of Northern Europe: 2 Aleurodiscus - Confertobasidium
Jessop, L., 1986 Dung Beetles and Chafers (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea)
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Morris, M.G., 1990 Orthocerous Weevils
Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976 Thysanoptera
Spencer, K.A., 1972 Diptera: Agromyzidae
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