Current Microbiology

, Volume 76, Issue 2, pp 168–172 | Cite as

Distribution of Mycelia of Morchella esculenta in Wild Field

  • Yawen Wang
  • Xiao Zhang
  • Yanshuang Li
  • Qing Zhen
  • Yidong WangEmail author


It was well-known that Morchella esculenta has a life cycle including vegetative hyphae, sclerotia, primordia, and fruiting bodies, but there is no report yet about the influence of mycelial mass on fruiting process. Since 2014, we have developed an ELISA method to detect the content of Morchella esculenta. In this study, we utilized this method to measure the mycelia content, and find the correlation between mycelial content and fruiting in the wild. The study demonstrated the changes of mycelial concentration at different location around fruiting spot.



College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training Program in Changchun University of Technology (2015S054, 2016S093); The Education Department of Jilin Province 13th Five-Year Plan of Science and Technology Research Project (Jilin [2016] No. 384); Follow-up study on cohort outcomes of recessive brucellosis infection (20165076) of Jilin Provincial Health Planning Commission 2016.8-2018.83.0.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yawen Wang
    • 1
  • Xiao Zhang
    • 1
  • Yanshuang Li
    • 2
  • Qing Zhen
    • 3
  • Yidong Wang
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.College of BiotechnologyChangchun University of Science and TechnologyChangchunChina
  2. 2.Engineering Research Center of Chinese Ministry of Education for Edible and Medicinal FungiJilin Agricultural UniversityChangchunChina
  3. 3.School of Public HealthJilin UniversityChangchunChina

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