EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
52,654,530
Abstracts:
29,560,856
PMIDs:
28,072,755
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Mycorrhizal status of some desert plants and correlation with edaphic factors



Mycorrhizal status of some desert plants and correlation with edaphic factors



Nippon Kingakukai Kaiho 30(2): 231-238



Roots and rhizosphere soils of major plants, Anisociadium lanatum, Horwoodia dicksoniae, Anthemis deserti, Rhazya stricta, Panicum turgidum and Tripleurospermum auriculatum, from two locations (Nsah and Al-hsia) close to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, were collected and examined for vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhiza (VAM). Spores were extracted from the two soils and identified as those of Glomus fasciclatum and Glomus mosseae. However, G. mosseae was the dominant vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus in the sand dunes around Riyadh. The only edaphic factor which seemed to correlate with the dominance of G. mosseae was alkalinity.

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 001891371

Download citation: RISBibTeXText



Related references

Mycorrhizal status of some desert plants and their physiological significance. Trends in mycorrhizal research Proceedings of the National Conference on Mycorrhiza, held at Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India, Feb 14-16, 1990: 160-161, 1990

Molecular phylogeny of the mycorrhizal desert truffles (Terfezia and Tirmania), host specificity and edaphic tolerance. Mycologia 94(2): 247-259, 2002

Influence of host variety and edaphic factors on vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal (VAM) association in pigeonpea. Acta Botanica Indica 23(1): 81-85, 1995

Seasonal occurrence of VA-mycorrhizal fungi on roots of cypress trees in relation to edaphic factors. Acta Botanica Indica 23(2): 173-175, 1995

Effect of edaphic factors on root colonization and spore population of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Bulletin of the Institute of Tropical Agriculture Kyushu University 29: 97-104, 2006

Mycorrhizal status of some bangladesh soils and the effect of indigenous va mycorrhizal fungi on the growth of rice plants. Bangladesh Journal of Botany 17(1): 49-56, 1988

Edaphic factors and distribution of vegetation in the Cholistan desert, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal Of Botany: 5, -1931, 2008

The effect of management and edaphic factors on vesicular arbuscular mycorrhizal vam populations in a corn soybean rotation. Phytopathology 81(10): 1210, 1991

Edaphic factors and the perennial plant community of a Sonoran Desert bajada. Southwestern naturalist, 29(2): 211-222, 1984

Microvariations in edaphic factors and species distribution in a Mediterranean salt desert. Oikos 3 (1) 125-131, 1972

Edaphic factors and the perennial plant community of a sonoran desert mexico bajada. Southwestern Naturalist 29(2): 211-222, 1984

Effect of edaphic factors and seasonal variation on spore density and root colonization of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in sugarcane fields. Annals of Microbiology 63(1): 151-160, 2013

Mycorrhizal status of plants in a mixed deciduous forest from the Great Hungarian Plain with special emphasis on the potential mycorrhizal partners of Terfezia terfezioides TRAPPE. Phyton (Horn) 41(2): 161-168, 2001

Edaphic factors and plant species distribution in a protected area in the desert of bahrain island. Vegetatio 95(1): 87-94, 1991

The influence of climatic and edaphic factors on small Asiatic waters in the east Persian salt desert. Verhandlungen der Internationalen Vereinigung fuer Theoretische und Angewandte Limnologie, 16: 524-531, 1966