Mycopathologia

, Volume 55, Issue 1, pp 41–46 | Cite as

Some observations on the penetration sequences, effect of pH and humus formation by wood microfungi

  • R. F. Sharp
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Abstract

The colonisation patterns and penetration sequences of microfungi in model beechwoods were described. Monocultures were inoculated onto cellulose agar and beechwood altered to a particular pH and cellulolysis and strength measurements taken. The formation of humic-acid was demonstrated for some species.

Keywords

Cellulose Agar Humus Strength Measurement Colonisation Pattern 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. F. Sharp
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  1. 1.Department of BotanyImperial College of Science and TechnologyLondonEngland

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