Interspecific temporal and spatial differences in the acquisition of litter-derived nitrogen by ectomycorrhizal fungal assemblages
Article first published online: 18 APR 2013
© 2013 The Authors. New Phytologist © 2013 New Phytologist Trust
Volume 199, Issue 2, pages 520–528, July 2013
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Pena, R., Tejedor, J., Zeller, B., Dannenmann, M. and Polle, A. (2013), Interspecific temporal and spatial differences in the acquisition of litter-derived nitrogen by ectomycorrhizal fungal assemblages. New Phytologist, 199: 520–528. doi: 10.1111/nph.12272
- Issue published online: 19 JUN 2013
- Article first published online: 18 APR 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 7 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 4 FEB 2013
- German Science Foundation. Grant Numbers: Po362/17-1, Po362/17-2, 459 Da1217/2-1
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Fig. S1 Molecular identification and morphological characterization of ectomycorrhizal fungal species found on beech roots.
Fig. S2 Validation of the freeze-drying method to measure soil microbial biomass N in forest soil from Tuttlingen (Ah horizon, 0–10 cm soil depth).
Fig. S3 15N signature after 18 months of exposure to labelled leaf litter in relation to the N concentration in soil, fine roots and EMF root tips (A) and in relation to the estimated N content in the fungal mantle of root tips (B).
Table S1 Fungal taxa identified in hyphae from litter bags filled with beech (Fagus sylvatica) litter
Table S2 Temporal variation of the relative abundance of ectomycorrhizal fungal species on beech roots
Table S3 Natural abundance of δ15N and N concentrations in root tips colonized with different ectomycorrhizal fungi and in fine roots and soil