Community composition and diversity of Neotropical root‐associated fungi in common and rare trees

@article{Schroeder2018CommunityCA,
  title={Community composition and diversity of Neotropical root‐associated fungi in common and rare trees},
  author={John W. Schroeder and Jessica T. Martin and Diego Francisco Angulo and Jomar Magalh{\~a}es Barbosa and Ram{\'o}n Perea and Itzel Arias‐Del Razo and Esther Sebasti{\'a}n‐Gonz{\'a}lez and Rodolfo Dirzo},
  journal={Biotropica},
  year={2018},
  volume={50}
}
Interactions between plants and root‐associated fungi can affect the assembly, diversity, and relative abundances of tropical plant species. Host–symbiont compatibility and some degree of host specificity are prerequisites for these processes to occur, and these prerequisites may vary with host abundance. However, direct assessments of whether specificity of root‐associated fungi varies with host abundance are lacking. Here, in a diverse tropical forest in Los Tuxtlas, Mexico, we couple DNA… 
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