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Table 1 A, Spore volume increase of in vitro differentiated spores of G. irregulare over time (n = 25); B, Percent spore viability and percent spore germination of in vitro differentiated spores of G. irregulare over time (n = 25, for each selected age category)

From: Spore development and nuclear inheritance in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi

Age of spores Mean spore diameter/radius (μm) Spore volume (mm3) Viability (%) Germination (%)
14 days 30.4/15.2 0.000015 90 0
30 days 64.2/32.1 0.000139 90 40
60 days 96/48 0.00046 90 38
90 days 105.7/52.8 0.00061 95 50