Diverse fungi underlie plant success
Soil fungi play a bigger role than expected in maintaining the diversity of plant communities.
van der Heijden, M.G.A., J.N. Klironomos, et al. 1998. Mycorrhizal fungal diversity determines plant biodiversity, ecosystem variability and productivity. Nature 396(Nov. 5):69.
John N. Klironomos
University of Guelph
Department of Botany
Ontario N1G 2W1
From Science News, Vol. 154, No. 23, December 5, 1998, p. 366. Copyright Ó 1998 by Science Service.
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