Contrasting arbuscular mycorrhizal communities colonizing different host plants show a similar response to a soil phosphorus concentration gradient
Article first published online: 20 FEB 2013
© 2013 The Authors. New Phytologist © 2013 New Phytologist Trust
Volume 198, Issue 2, pages 546–556, April 2013
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Gosling, P., Mead, A., Proctor, M., Hammond, J. P. and Bending, G. D. (2013), Contrasting arbuscular mycorrhizal communities colonizing different host plants show a similar response to a soil phosphorus concentration gradient. New Phytologist, 198: 546–556. doi: 10.1111/nph.12169
- Issue published online: 20 MAR 2013
- Article first published online: 20 FEB 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 6 JAN 2013
- Manuscript Received: 9 NOV 2012
- UK Department of Environment Food and Rural Affairs
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