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Root Nodules, Plant MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Root Nodules, Plant
Tree Number(s)
A18.400.875
Unique ID
D053204
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053204
Scope Note
Knobbed structures formed from and attached to plant roots, especially of LEGUMES, which result from symbiotic infection by nitrogen fixing bacteria such as RHIZOBIUM or FRANKIA. Root nodules are structures related to MYCORRHIZAE formed by symbiotic associations with fungi.
Entry Term(s)
Plant Root Nodules
Previous Indexing
Plant Roots (1994-2006)
See Also
Mycorrhizae
Plant Root Nodulation
Public MeSH Note
2007
History Note
2007
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Revision Date
2009/07/06
Root Nodules, Plant Preferred
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