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Mycorrhizal Symbiosis, Third Edition

Mycorrhizal Symbiosis, Third Edition

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By S.E. Smith and D.J. Read. Mycorrhizal fungi exist in symbiosis with the root systems of plants and trees, increasing their water and nutrient uptake and protecting them from disease. This second edition of the definitive scholarly work on the science of mycorrhizal fungi is fully updated and revised. Topics include separate accounts of major mycorrhizal types, in-depth analysis of the evolution and development of mycorrhizae and expanded investigation into diversity of form and function within major mycorrhizal types. This is the book on the role of mycorrhizal fungi in the ecosystem! 800 pages, hardcover.

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