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Figure 9 | Plant Methods

Figure 9

From: An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana

Figure 9

Effect of Bradysia feeding on Arabidopsis seedling growth in potting mix. (A) Developing Arabidopsis seedlings challenged by root herbivore feeding were noticeably stunted in growth. (B) Ten and 14-day-old Arabidopsis seedlings treated with ten Bradysia larvae were significantly reduced in plant biomass. Values represent averages ± standard error. Letters indicate significant differences between seedling ages and treatments (one-way ANOVA and Tukey-Kramer HSD on log(x) transformed data, n = 8-10, P < 0.0001).

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