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Cerastium (mouse-ears)

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Subtaxa

Rank Taxon #subtaxa #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

anon., 1998 Cerastium

Cerastium may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
SPERMATOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Cerastium:

is foodplant of Gronops lunatus - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
flower flower is grazed by larva Hypera arator - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Hypera arator - a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaves (terminal) leaves (terminal) is galled by larva Dasineura cerastii - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Restricted Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
leaves (terminal) leaves (terminal) is galled by larva Dasineura lotharingiae - a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986
leaves (terminal) leaves (terminal) is galled by Brachycolus cerastii (Homoptera: Aphididae) Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986

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

PLANTAE
(plants)
SPERMATOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
CARYOPHYLLACEAE
(chickweeds, stitchworts and campions)
Herbaceous Plants (via Caryophyllaceae)

References

Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986 Provisional Keys to British Plant Galls
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