Hieracium murorum Linnaeus 1753 (Family Asteraceae)


Plant

Leaf

Flower

Fruit

Height: 20-60cm
Perennial
Hermaphrodite, Flowering May - August (Earliest: 22.5)

Protective Chemicals
Sesquiterpenoids Germacrene

Biotopes:
Meadows

Spruce Forest Edge
Flower Visitors:
Halictus tumulorum

Panurgus banksianus

Colias croceus

Pieris rapae

Aglais urticae

Oedemera lurida

Helina impuncta

Sicus ferrugineus
Seed Dispersal: Wind
Parasites:
Liriomyza strigata

Phytomyza marginella

Cheilosia urbana Larva
(Root & Stem Borer)
Possible Parasites:
Ophiomyia pulicaria Larva
(Leaf Miner)
Herbivores:
Hellinsia didactylites Larva
Possible Herbivores:
Several Tortricidae

Diasemia reticularis Larva
Sapivores:
Hyperomyzus hieracii

Aphrophora alni Nymph
Possible Sapivores:
Lygus wagneri

Orthocephalus coriaceus

Aphis fabae

Aulacorthum solani
Possible Florivores:
Eupithecia satyrata
Possible Granivores:
Stictopleurus abutilon

Skye Flora: Few-leaved Hawkweed


Pictures © 2003, 2005, 2007 J.K. Lindsey

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