Name: Monotropa uniflora L.
Most Confident Observations:
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First person to use this name on MO: Darvin DeShazer
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Monotropa uniflora

Author: L.

Citation: Sp. Pl. 1: 387. 1753 [1 May 1753]

Misspellings: Monotropa Uniflora


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Plantae

Order: Ericales

Family: Ericaceae

Genus: Monotropa

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Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit] Brief Description:

A non-photosynthetic plant species with a special relation (might be characterized as an obligatory parasite) with some Russula species and Lactarius theiogalus. See, e.g., M.I. Bidartondo and T.D. Bruns. 2001. Extreme specificity in epiparasitic Monotropoideae (Ericaceae): widespread phylogenetic and geographical structure. Molecular Ecology 10(9): 2285 – 2295.

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