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Zannichellia palustris L. (Horned Pondweed)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Zannichellia palustris (Horned Pondweed)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Lansdown R.V. & Pankhurst T.J. Field Guide to the Identification of Difficult Aquatic Plants of the New Forest
Rich, T.C.G. & Preston, C.D., 2012 Aquatics with fine, linear leaves (Eleogiton, Juncus, Najas, Pilularia, Potamogeton, Ruppia and Zannichellia)

Zannichellia palustris may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
LILIIDAE
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)
POTAMOGETONACEAE
(pondweeds)
aquatic plants (via Potamogetonaceae)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Zannichellia palustris:

leaf (submerged) submerged leaf is grazed by subaquatic adult Macroplea mutica - a reed beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
root root is foodplant of larva Macroplea mutica - a reed beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) Cox, M.L., 2007

Zannichellia palustris may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
LILIIDAE
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)
POTAMOGETONACEAE
(pondweeds)
aquatic plants (via Potamogetonaceae) Herbaceous Plants (via Alismatales)

References

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
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