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Colour Atlas of Ectomycorrhizae

@inproceedings{Agerer1997ColourAO,
  title={Colour Atlas of Ectomycorrhizae},
  author={Reinhard Agerer},
  year={1997}
}
Ectomycorrhizae, the symbiotic organs of fungi and roots of needle and broad-leaved trees, create distinct anatomical features. These characters are preferentially dependent, influenced and fashioned by the fungal hyphae during the ontogeny of these essentially important structures of root systems. Without ectomycorrhizae, the trees, which are completely dependent on them, are unable to grow. Many features of the ectomycorrhizae are functionally crucial, i.e. they influence the growth of trees… 
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