Determination of Mycorrhizal Fungi (Rhizoctonia Spp.) in Some Orchids


Turkish Journal of Biology, vol.21, no.1, pp.55-61, 1997 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Journal Name: Turkish Journal of Biology
  • Journal Indexes: TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.55-61
  • Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated: Yes


In this study. the mycorrhizal fungi belonging to Rhizoctonia spp. isolated from the orchids cultivated naturaily in Karadeniz region and close surroundings were tried to be identified. During the studies. firstly it has been determined that these isolates belonged to genus Rhizoctonia. Then. of these. 27 were binücleate (BN). and 1 0 multinucleate (MN). Flax. Fpal. Furv from BN isolates were identified as R. repens. Fosma. Fiber as R. anaticula and also those being MN as R. solani.