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Verbascum L. (mulleins)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Verbascum (mulleins)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #webs

Suggested Literature

Verbascum 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 Verbascum:

(live) live is associate of adult Dicyphus (Dicyphus) errans - a plantbug (Hemiptera: Miridae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
is foodplant of larva Cionus scrophulariae - Figwort Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) Bullock, J.A., 1992
is foodplant of larva Napomyza scrophulariae - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Spencer, K.A., 1972
may be infected and damaged by Armillaria mellea s.l. - honey fungi (Agaricales: Physalacriaceae) UK/Ireland Moore, W.C., 1959
has sap sucked by adult Campylomma verbasci - a plantbug or grassbug (Hemiptera: Miridae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
has sap sucked by nymph Campylomma verbasci - a plantbug or grassbug (Hemiptera: Miridae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
is associate of Orius (Orius) laevigatus - a flower bug (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959
may have adult Thrips verbasci - a thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Mound L.A., Morison, G.D., Pitkin, B.R. & Palmer, J.M., 1976
bud bud is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
flower flower is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf (live) live leaf is grazed by caterpillar Shargacucullia verbasci - Mullein Moth (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998
leaf (lower) leaf (lower) is grazed by larva Cionus alauda - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf (underside) leaf (underside) is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is mined by larva Amauromyza verbasci - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Major Spencer, K.A., 1972 [conspicuous blotch]
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Longitarsus nigrofasciatus - a flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) UK/Ireland Kevan D.K., 1967,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by adult Longitarsus nigrofasciatus - a flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) UK/Ireland Kevan D.K., 1967,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Longitarsus tabidus - a flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) UK/Ireland Restricted Kevan D.K., 1967,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by adult Longitarsus tabidus - a flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) UK/Ireland Kevan D.K., 1967,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by Cionus hortulanus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Cionus longicollis forma montanus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by Cionus tuberculosus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf may have puparium Amauromyza verbasci - a leaf-mining fly (Diptera: Agromyzidae) Major Spencer, K.A., 1972
stem stem is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
Herbaceous Plants (via Scrophulariaceae)

References

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
Kevan D.K., 1967 The British Species of the genus Longitarsus (Col., Chrysomelidae)
Moore, W.C., 1959 British Parasitic Fungi
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
Southwood, T.R.E. & Leston, D., 1959 Land and Water Bugs of the British Isles
Spencer, K.A., 1972 Diptera: Agromyzidae
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