Ectomycorrhizae

Type of MYCORRHIZAE where the fungus forms a sheath outside the root. The fungus is usually a BASIDIOMYCOTA.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Mycorrhizal symbioses—the union of roots and soil fungi—are universal in terrestrial ecosystems and may have been fundamental to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Aproximately 5,000–6,000 fungal species form ectomyorrhizae (ECM), the symbiotic organs with roots of predominantly trees. The… (More)
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2005
2005
Native mixtures of extomycorrhizal fungi were found to infect Populus and Salix roots primarily in very moist but well drained… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Several achlorophyllous orchids associate with ectomycorrhizal hymenomycetes deriving carbon from surrounding trees for the plant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The fine roots of trees are concentrated on lateral branches that arise from perennial roots. They are important in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
There is a need to quantify and qualify the ability of ectomycorrhizae to improve tree growth and nutrition and, in particular… (More)
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1998
1998
The CDE manual had its genesis in a workshop on describing ectomycorrhizae at the 9th North American Conference on Mycorrhizae in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Fossil ectomycorrhizae were found recently among permineralized plant remains in the middle Eocene Princeton chert of British… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have investigated the mycorrhizal associations of two nonphotosynthetic orchids from distant tribes within the Orchidaceae… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have designed two taxon-selective primers for the internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region in the nuclear ribosomal repeat… (More)
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