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    Author(s): James M. Trappe
    Date: 2010
    Source: Mycologia. 102(6): 1518-1522
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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    Jim Gerdemann died peacefully of natural causes on December 19, 2008, at the age of 87. Janice, his wife of nearly 60 y, was at his hospital bedside in Newport, Oregon. He was a pioneer in the modern taxonomy of Glomeromycota, a world recognized authority on arbuscular mycorrhizae (AM), and a revered teacher.

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    Trappe, James M. 2010. James Wessell Gerdemann, 1921-2008. Mycologia. 102(6): 1518-1522.


    Gerdemann, mycology, plant pathology, Glomeromycota, arbuscular mycorrhizae

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