Nodulation of acacia species by fast- and slow-growing tropical strains of Rhizobium.

@article{Dreyfus1981NodulationOA,
  title={Nodulation of acacia species by fast- and slow-growing tropical strains of Rhizobium.},
  author={Bernard Louis Dreyfus and Y. R. Dommergues},
  journal={Applied and environmental microbiology},
  year={1981},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={97-9}
}
Thirteen Acacia species were classified into three groups according to effective nodulation response patterns with fast- and slow-growing tropical strains of Rhizobium. The first group nodulated effectively with slow-growing, cowpea-type Rhizobium strains; the second, with fast-growing Rhizobium strains; and the third, with both fast- and slow-growing Rhizobium strains. The Rhizobium requirements of the Acacia species of the second group were similar to those of Leucaena leucocephala. 

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