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Ligustrum vulgare L. (Wild Privet)

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Suggested Literature

Ligustrum vulgare may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
SPERMATOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
Broadleaved trees Trees Broadleaved trees and shrubs Trees and shrubs Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Broadleaved trees)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with Ligustrum vulgare:

is parasitised by Erysiphe syringae - Lilac Mildew (Erysiphales: Erysiphaceae) UK/Ireland Ing, B., 1990,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
is associate of fruitbody Geastrum striatum - Striate Earthstar (Geastrales: Geastraceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [on soil]
branch (old, dead, fallen) old, dead, fallen branch is decayed by fruitbody Basidioradulum radula - Toothed Crust (Hymenochaetales: Schizoporaceae) UK/Ireland Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
branch (small, decorticated, fallen) small, decorticated, fallen branch may have epiphytic fruitbody Antrodia albida - a bracket fungus (Polyporales: Meripilaceae) UK/Ireland Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
leaf (fading) fading leaf is spotted by numerous, scattered, epiphyllous pycnidium of Septoria coelomycetous anamorph Mycosphaerella ligustri - Privet Leaf Spot - causative organism (Mycosphaerellales: Mycosphaerellaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935,
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [causes irregular, pale ochraceous spots with purplish brown margins]
leaf (live) live leaf is foodplant of few, epiphyllous pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Mycosphaerella ligustri - Privet Leaf Spot - causative organism (Mycosphaerellales: Mycosphaerellaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes brown but fading, brown-or reddish-bordered spots of varying form and size.],
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995
leaf (live) live leaf has leaves shot holed by colony of Thedgonia anamorph Thedgonia ligustrina - an anamorphic fungus (Mycosphaerellales: Mycosphaerellaceae) UK/Ireland Braun, U., 1995,
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995,
Constantinescu, O., Mel'nik, V.A. & Verkley, G.J.M., 2005
leaf (older) (live) live leaf (older) is parasitised by amphigenous mycelium Erysiphe syringae-japonicae Foreign Piatek, M., 2004
leaf (older) (live) live leaf (older) is parasitised by cleistothecium Erysiphe syringae-japonicae Foreign Piatek, M., 2004
leaf leaf is grazed by nocturnal larva Macrophya punctumalbum - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
root (live) live root is associate of mycelial muff Morchella esculenta - Morel (Pezizales: Morchellaceae) Major Buscot, F. & Roux, J., 1987
trunk (old, dead, fallen) old, dead, fallen trunk is decayed by fruitbody Basidioradulum radula - Toothed Crust (Hymenochaetales: Schizoporaceae) UK/Ireland Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005
twig (dead, attached) dead, attached twig is decayed by immersed, becoming erumpent pycnidium of Phomopsis coelomycetous anamorph Phomopsis brachyceras - a coelomycete (Diaporthales: Valsaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
twig (small) (dead) dead twig (small) is decayed by gregarious, stromatic, immersed, unilocular or plurilocular pycnidium of Cytospora coelomycetous anamorph Cytospora pruinosa var. ligustri - a stromatic coelomycete (Diaporthales: Valsaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935
wood (dead) dead wood is decayed by resupinate fruitbody Peniophora cinerea - a resupinate fungus (Russulales: Peniophoraceae) Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005

Ligustrum vulgare may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

PLANTAE
(plants)
SPERMATOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
EU-DICOTS
(dicotyledonous flowering plants)
OLEACEAE
(olive family)
Ligustrum
(privets)
Broadleaved shrubs (via Ligustrum) Broadleaved trees and shrubs Trees and shrubs Trees, shrubs, woody and climbing plants (via Broadleaved shrubs) Broadleaved trees, shrubs and climbers (via Broadleaved trees and shrubs) Broadleaved trees Trees

References

Benson, R.B., 1952 Hymenoptera: 2. Symphyta. Section (b)
Braun, U., 1995 Monograph of Cercosporella, Ramularia and Allied Genera - Vol 1
Buscot, F. & Roux, J., 1987 Association between living roots and ascocarps of Morchella rotunda
Constantinescu, O., Mel'nik, V.A. & Verkley, G.J.M., 2005 Two parasitic fungi on a new host, Syringa (Oleaceae)
Dennis, R.W.G., 1995 Fungi of the South East England
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
Grove, W.B., 1935 British Stem- and Leaf- Fungi: Coelomycetes Vol. I … Sphaeropsidales with hyaline conidia
Ing, B., 1990 An Introduction to British Powdery Mildews
Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomycota
Piatek, M., 2004 First report of powdery mildew infection of Ligustrum caused by Erysiphe syringae-japonicae
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