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Scrophularia auriculata L. (Water Figwort, Water Betony)

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Suggested Literature

Scrophularia auriculata 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 Scrophularia auriculata:

(live) live is parasitised by sporangium Peronospora sordida - a downy mildew (Peronosporales: Peronosporaceae) UK/Ireland Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
bud bud is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002
capsule (dead) dead capsule is decayed by immersed, becoming erumpent pseudothecium Didymella commanipula - a fungus (Pleosporales: Didymellaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
flower flower is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf (fading) fading leaf is spotted by epiphyllous, scattered, few pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Phyllosticta scrophulariae - a coelomycete (Botryosphaeriales: Phyllostictaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes scattered, ochreous spots, of varied shapes, 2-6mm. diam. with almost concolorous to brown-fuscous margins.]
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by pycnium Uromyces scrophulariae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (live) live leaf is parasitised by telium Uromyces scrophulariae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by epiphyllous, scattered, few pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Phyllosticta scrophulariae - a coelomycete (Botryosphaeriales: Phyllostictaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes scattered, ochreous spots, of varied shapes, 2-6mm. diam. with almost concolorous to brown-fuscous margins.]
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by epiphyllous, scattered, few pycnidium of Phyllosticta coelomycetous anamorph Phyllosticta scrophularinea - a coelomycete (Botryosphaeriales: Phyllostictaceae) UK/Ireland Grove, W.B., 1935 [causes minute, angular, pale-centred (pale area 0.5-1mm diam.) spots with a broad rufous to purplish border.]
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by amphigenous, punctiform to subeffuse, greyish white caespituli of Ramularia anamorph Ramularia carneola - an anamorphic fungus (Capnodiales: Mycosphaerellaceae) Foreign Braun, U., 1998
leaf (live) live leaf is spotted by clustered aecium Uromyces scrophulariae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 [causes yellowish spots]
leaf (lower) leaf (lower) is grazed by larva Cionus alauda - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf (underside) leaf (underside) is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf (upper) leaf (upper) is grazed by larva Cionus scrophulariae - Figwort Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Longitarsus rutilus - a flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) UK/Ireland Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by adult Longitarsus rutilus - a flea beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) UK/Ireland Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Cionus hortulanus - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
leaf leaf is grazed by larva Cionus tuberculosus - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
leaf leaf is grazed by nocturnal larva Tenthredo (Tenthredo) scrophulariae - a sawfly (Hymenoptera: Tenthredinidae) Benson, R.B., 1952
stem (dead, sometimes locally blackened) dead, sometimes locally blackened stem is decayed by immersed pseudothecium Lewia scrophulariae - an ascomycete (Pleosporales: Pleosporaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (dead) dead stem is decayed by immersed, becoming erumpent pseudothecium Didymella commanipula - a fungus (Pleosporales: Didymellaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (just above soil level) (live) live stem (just above soil level) is parasitised by pycnium Uromyces scrophulariae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (just above soil level) (live) live stem (just above soil level) is parasitised by clustered aecium Uromyces scrophulariae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem (just above soil level) (live) live stem (just above soil level) is parasitised by telium Uromyces scrophulariae - a rust fungus (Pucciniales: Pucciniaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
stem stem is grazed by larva Cleopus pulchellus - a figwort weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002

Scrophularia auriculata may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

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

References

Benson, R.B., 1952 Hymenoptera: 2. Symphyta. Section (b)
Braun, U., 1998 Monograph of Cercosporella, Ramularia and Allied Genera - Vol II
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
Grove, W.B., 1935 British Stem- and Leaf- Fungi: Coelomycetes Vol. I … Sphaeropsidales with hyaline conidia
Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
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