Journal article

Dryland forest management alters fungal community composition and decouples assembly of root- and soil-associated fungal communities

Yong Zheng, Hang-Wei Hu, Liang-Dong Guo, Ian C Anderson, Jeff R Powell

Soil Biology and Biochemistry | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China

Awarded by China Scholarship Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Emma Greenlaw for help during soil sampling and processing and Btirhan Amiji and Craig Barton for site access and overall management of the HawkeSbury Forest Experiment. We appreciate Niuniu Ji, Liang Chen, and Cheng Gao for comments on fungal molecular identification arid Jessica Rigg and Jennifer Walker for comments on an earlier version of the manuscript. We also thank two anonymous reviewers for very helpful Suggestions. This study was financially supported by the Australian Research Council (DP130102501) and by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (31570499). Y.Z. received a fellowship as a visiting scholar from the China Scholarship Council (2011491255).