Culturing and direct DNA extraction find different fungi from the same ericoid mycorrhizal roots

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2003

Authors

Allen, Tamara R
Millar, Anthony
Berch, Shannon M
Berbee, Mary L

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Cambridge University Press

Abstract

• This study compares DNA and culture-based detection of fungi from 15 ericoid mycorrhizal roots of salal (Gaultheria shallon), from Vancouver Island, BC Canada. • From the 15 roots, we PCR amplified fungal DNAs and analyzed 156 clones that included t

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Keywords: detection method; fungus; mycorrhiza; polymerase chain reaction; Canada; Ascomycota; Basidiomycota; Capronia; Erica; Ericaceae; Fungi; Gaultheria; Gaultheria shallon; Hymenoscyphus; Sebacina; Sebacinaceae Capronia; Ericaceae; Fungal detection; Fungal diversity; Fungal ericoid mycorrhizal fungi; Hymenoscyphus; Sebacina

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New Phytologist

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1046/j.1469-8137.2003.00885.x

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2037-12-31