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Anatomical structures of the VA mycorrhiza in the Apocynaceae (Gentianales)

Author(s): H. C. Weber, A. Klahr and M. MarronHeimbuch

Month: Dec
Year: 1995

Journal: Botanica Acta
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Volume: 108
Issue: 6
Pages: 525-534

Article Topic(s): Mycorrhizae

Species Referenced: Amsonia tabernaemontana (Eastern bluestar),


The roots of 19 species in the Apocynaceae were studied to determine symbiotic relationships with mycorrhizal fungi. The anatomy and methods of mycorrhizal colonization are discussed. Details about the anatomy of mycorrhizal symbiosis in Amsonia tabernaemontana are included.

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H. C. Weber, A. Klahr and M. MarronHeimbuch. "Anatomical structures of the VA mycorrhiza in the Apocynaceae (Gentianales)." Botanica Acta 108.6 (1995): 525-534.

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ISSN: 0932-8629

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