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"Rainforest Floor Life illustration"Image by Marjorie Leggitt (visit gallery »)
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TitleRainforest Floor Life illustration Contact
»Marjorie Leggitt DescriptionInterpretive panel illustrating the role mycorrhizal fungi, microbes, and invertebrates play in the nutrient cycle which drives the growth and maintains the health of the rainforest canopy.
Client: Denver Botanic Gardens
Media: digital KeywordsNew World Rainforest, tropical, Peru, forest, trees, leaf litter, detritus, oxisol soil, adventitious/buttress roots, cicada mound, decay, hyphae, rhizomorphs, mycelium, endotrophic mycorrhizae, Caryota, millipede, isopod, woodlice, fairy mushrooms, organic matter, roots, Cecropia, Tambopata River, ecological community, prokaryotic, plant-fungal interactions, vesicular-arbuscular fungi, Glomus sp., symbiotic relationship, Phanaeus chalcomelas, underground cross-section, soil, forest health, plant health, plant nutrients, mushrooms Media Color Categories Nature, Science Subject(s) Animal, Botanical, Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Editorial