The biology and haustorial anatomy of semi-parasitic Monochasma savatieri Franch. ex Maxim

@article{Zhang2014TheBA,
  title={The biology and haustorial anatomy of semi-parasitic Monochasma savatieri Franch. ex Maxim},
  author={Muhan Zhang and Yulu Chen and Yao Ouyang and Zhigang Huang and Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva and Guohua Ma},
  journal={Plant Growth Regulation},
  year={2014},
  volume={75},
  pages={473-481}
}
Monochasma savatieri Franch. ex Maxim is a perennial herb used in traditional Chinese medicine. In this study, we report on the semi-parasitism of M. savatieri for the first time and identify mosses (Hypnum plumaeforme and Funaria bygrometrica) as the primary host as well as 25 secondary host species. This species is well-suited to a subtropical hill and… CONTINUE READING