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Arctium L. (burdocks)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 59 images of Arctium (burdocks)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Arctium (burdocks)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Anon, 2012 Arctium
Duistermaat, H., 1996 Monograph of Arctium L. (Asteraceae).
Hampshire Flora Group: Asteraceae workshop.: http://hantsplants.org.uk/articles.php Hampshire Flora Group: Asteraceae workshop.

Arctium may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
ASTERACEAE
(daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)
Cardueae
(“thistles”)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Arctium:

achenes achenes is foodplant of larva Tephritis bardanae - Burdock Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
capitulum capitulum is galled by larva Tephritis bardanae - Burdock Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
stem (dead, blackened) dead, blackened stem is decayed by immersed perithecium Diaporthe arctii - a pyrenomycete (Diaporthales: Diaporthaceae) Major Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead, decayed) dead, decayed stem is decayed by fruitbody Lachnella villosa - a cyphelloid fungus (Agaricales: Niaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by usually immersed pseudothecium Lophiostoma vagabundum - an ascomycete (Pleosporales: Lophiostomataceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by immersed pseudothecium Ophiobolus acuminatus - an ascomycete (Pleosporales: Phaeosphaeriaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by apothecium Pyrenopeziza inornata - a discomycete (Helotiales: Dermateaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by apothecium Crocicreas cyathoideum var. cyathoideum - a discomycete (Helotiales: Helotiaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by stalked apothecium Brunnipila clandestina - a discomycete (Helotiales: Hyaloscyphaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by sessile or subsessile apothecium Calycellina chlorinella - a discomycete (Helotiales: Hyaloscyphaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by gregarious, shortly stalked apothecium Calycina herbarum - a discomycete (Helotiales: Hyaloscyphaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by sessile apothecium Discocistella grevillei - a discomycete (Helotiales: Hyaloscyphaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by short-stalked apothecium Pezizella discreta - a discomycete (Helotiales: Hyaloscyphaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by apothecium Unguiculella hamulata - a discomycete (Helotiales: Hyaloscyphaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by sessile apothecium Belonidium mollissimum - a discomycete (Helotiales: Lachnaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by sessile apothecium Belonidium sulphureum - Yellow Mascara Disco (Helotiales: Lachnaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by effuse colony of Dactylosporium dematiaceous anamorph Dactylosporium macropus - a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus (Orbiliales: Orbiliaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by effuse colony of Cylindrotrichum dematiaceous anamorph Cylindrotrichum oligospermum - a dematiaceous hyphomycete (Chaetosphaeriales: Chaetosphaeriaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by superficial perithecium Nectria pseudopeziza - a pyrenomycete (Hypocreales: Nectriaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by colony of Volutella anamorph Volutella ciliata - an anamorphic fungus (Hypocreales: Nectriaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by fruitbody Exidia nucleata - Crystal Brain (Auriculariales: Auriculariaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (large) (dead) dead stem (large) is decayed by fruitbody Lachnella alboviolascens - a cyphelloid fungus (Agaricales: Niaceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
stem (old, dead) old, dead stem is decayed by apothecium Pyrenopeziza depressuloides - a discomycete (Helotiales: Dermateaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem stem may contain larva Ceratapion (Acanephodus) onopordi - a seed weevil (Coleoptera: Apionidae) Morris, M.G., 1990,
Bullock, J.A., 1992

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ASTERACEAE
(daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)
Tall Woody Herbs Herbaceous Plants (via Asteraceae)

References

Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
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
Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986 Provisional Keys to British Plant Galls
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