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Experimental evidence that fungal symbionts of beetles suppress wood decay by competing with decay fungi

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RT @forestmycology: An early view in PeerJ: fungal symbionts of beetles suppress wood decay. Great to collaborate with you @FungaLoyd @Fore…
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RT @jskelton_mudbug: Can adorable tiny beetles protect wood from rotting? New experiments suggest they could... read here: https://t.co/ihQ…
RT @forestmycology: An early view in PeerJ: fungal symbionts of beetles suppress wood decay. Great to collaborate with you @FungaLoyd @Fore…
RT @forestmycology: An early view in PeerJ: fungal symbionts of beetles suppress wood decay. Great to collaborate with you @FungaLoyd @Fore…
RT @forestmycology: An early view in PeerJ: fungal symbionts of beetles suppress wood decay. Great to collaborate with you @FungaLoyd @Fore…
RT @forestmycology: An early view in PeerJ: fungal symbionts of beetles suppress wood decay. Great to collaborate with you @FungaLoyd @Fore…
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Supplemental Information

wood cubes mass loss

This is the raw data from wood cube decay assays.

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27676v1/supp-1

wood strip mass loss

This is the raw data for the wood strip assays

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.27676v1/supp-2

Additional Information

Competing Interests

Andrew Loyd is privately employed by Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories.

Author Contributions

James Skelton conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Andrew Loyd conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Jason A. Smith conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Robert A. Blanchette conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Benjamin W. Held conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Jiri Hulcr conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

Raw data are provided in supplementary files.

Funding

The project was supported by the USDA Forest Service, Florida Forest Service, USDA-APHIS Farm Bill Section 10007, Florida Department of Agriculture-Division of Plant Industry, and the National Science Foundation. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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