International Scholarly Research Notices / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Effects of Media Formulation on the Growth and Morphology of Ectomycorrhizae and Their Association with Host Plant

Table 2

Morphological descriptions of Tricholoma matsutake and Rhizopogon roseolus on different nutritive culture media at pH 5.

StrainsCulture mediaMycelial textureMycelium colourBorder Border colourReverse colourAerial growthMedium colourationExudatesRiftsLines formed from center
(no. of lines per petri dish )

NBRC 109050MMNAlmost smooth Light brown and light pinkbClearLight pinkLight brown
L-MMNAlmost smoothWhiteClearWhiteWhite
G-MMNAlmost smoothBrown and dull whitecDiffuseWhiteBrown
PDAWoolya1 and almost smoothBright whiteDiffuseWhiteWhite ++ (around
26 lines)

NBRC 109051MMNAlmost smoothLight brownClearWhiteLight brown
L-MMNAlmost smooth WhiteClearWhiteWhite
G-MMNAlmost smooth BrownDiffuseWhiteBrown
PDAWoolya2 and almost smoothBright whiteDiffuseWhiteWhite ++ ( around
14 lines)

NBRC 109052MMNAlmost smooth Light brown and light pinkdDiffuseLight pinkLight brown
L-MMNAlmost smooth WhiteDiffuseWhiteWhite
G-MMNAlmost smooth Brown and dull whiteeDiffuseWhiteBrown
PDAWoolya3 and almost smoothBright whiteDiffuseWhiteWhite ++ ( around
11 lines)

RRMMNAlmost smooth Dark brownDiffuseDark brownDark brown
L-MMNAlmost smooth Dark brownClearDark brownDark brown
G-MMNAlmost smooth Dark brownDiffuseDark brownDark brown
PDAWoolya4 and almost smoothBrownish white and chocolatefDiffuseChocolateChocolate + + ++ ( around
16 lines)

a1: Wooly until 55 to 60 days of growth, a2: Wooly until 50 to 55 days of growth, a3: Wooly until 60 to 65 days of growth, a4: Wooly until 40 to 45 days of growth.
bLight pink area appeared after 65 days.
cDull white area appeared after 60 days.
dLight pink area appeared after 63 days.
eDull white area appeared after 65 days.
fChocolate area appeared after 45 days.