On the relationship between a plant's mycorrhizal dependency and rate of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal colonization

J. H. Graham, D. M. Eissenstat, D. L. Drouillard

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Data support the hypothesis that species that have evolved root systems that are less dependent on mycorrhizas have also evolved presently unknown mechanisms to regulate mycorrhizal colonization and presumable, carbon expenditure on the fungus. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)773-779
Number of pages7
JournalFunctional Ecology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics

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