mycorrhizal fungi


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Related to mycorrhizal fungi: Arbuscular mycorrhiza

mycorrhizal fungi

[‚mī·kə‚rīz·əl ′fən‚jī]
(mycology)
Fungi that form symbiotic relationships in and on the roots of host plants.
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Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) and earthworm species on fractional root colonisation (a) and extraradical hyphal length (b).
Improved procedures for clearing roots and staining parasitic and vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi for rapid assessment of infection.
Nitrogen (A), phosphorus (B), sodium (C) and potassium (D) content of the root and the shoot of Varronia leucocephala plants associated with the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (with AMF) Acaulospora longula, Gigaspora albida, Glomus clarum, and Claroideoglomus etunicatum, and the control (without AMF)
Positive feedback between mycorrhizal fungi and plants influences plant invasion success and resistance to invasion.
com/; asi como las descritas en el manual de Schenck y Perez (1990) y en la International Culture Collection of (Vesicular) Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (http://invam.wvu.
Araucaria naturally establishes symbiosis with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) [4], in which the plant supplies photosynthates in exchange for competitive advantages of growth and survival [5-8].
Mycorrhizal fungi perform a significant role as bio-protectant against pathogens (Naher et al., 2013).