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Sclerotinia trifoliorum Erikss. (a discomycete)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Sclerotinia trifoliorum (a discomycete)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Sclerotinia trifoliorum (a discomycete)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Species)

Taxon Rank #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991 Sclerotinia trifoliorum

General Works

McGimpsey, H.C. & Malone, J.P., 1979 Production of apothecia of Sclerotinia trifoliorum in the laboratory

Sclerotinia trifoliorum may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI
(true fungi)
ASCOMYCOTA
(spore shooters, ascomycete)
LEOTIOMYCETIDAE
(powdery mildews)
HELOTIALES
(an order of discomycetes and lichens)
SCLEROTINIACEAE
(a family of discomycetes)
Sclerotinia
(a genus of discomycetes)
Discomycetes (via Helotiales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Sclerotinia trifoliorum is associated with:

apothecium Faboideae - vetches, peas and beans (Fabales: Fabaceae) apothecium may be found among Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [arise from buried sclerotia in round bare patches among sizeable colonies of the host plant]
apothecium Trifolium pratense - Red Clover (Fabales: Fabaceae) apothecium may be found among Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [arise from buried sclerotia in round bare patches among sizeable colonies of the host plant]
apothecium Trifolium repens - White Clover, Dutch Clover (Fabales: Fabaceae) apothecium may be found among Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [arise from buried sclerotia in round bare patches among sizeable colonies of the host plant]
apothecium Onobrychis viciifolia - Sainfoin (Fabales: Fabaceae) apothecium may be found among Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [arise from buried sclerotia in round bare patches among sizeable colonies of the host plant]
sclerotium Anthyllis vulneraria - Kidney Vetch, Kidney-vetch, Ladies’ Fingers (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Faboideae - vetches, peas and beans (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
sclerotium Lathyrus - peas (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Medicago - medicks (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Medicago sativa - Lucerne, Medick, Alfalfa (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Melilotus - melilots (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Trifolium - clovers (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Trifolium pratense - Red Clover (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
sclerotium Trifolium repens - White Clover, Dutch Clover (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
sclerotium Vicia - vetches (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991
sclerotium Onobrychis viciifolia - Sainfoin (Fabales: Fabaceae) buried sclerotium infects and damages live plant Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997

There may be more taxa associated with Sclerotinia trifoliorum listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)

Associated with Sclerotinia trifoliorum:

sclerotium sclerotium is parasitised by pycnidium of Coniothyrium coelomycetous anamorph Coniothyrium minitans - a coelomycete (Pleosporales: Montagnulaceae) UK/Ireland Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998,
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995

Sclerotinia trifoliorum may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
Sclerotinia
(a genus of discomycetes)
Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

References

Dennis, R.W.G., 1995 Fungi of the South East England
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998 Microfungi on Miscellaneous Substrates: An Identification Handbook
Williams, M.A.J. & Spooner, B.M., 1991 Sclerotinia trifoliorum
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