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Table 1 Fungal biomass in mg g−1 compost based on chitin (GlcNAc release) and PLFA C18:2ω6 content

From: Microbial biomass in compost during colonization of Agaricus bisporus

Methods Day 0a Day 13 Day 19 Day 26
µ σ   µ σ   µ σ   µ σ  
Chitin 58.1 2.3 A 64.2 0.3 A 65.6 3.2 A 67.6 1.5 A
C18:2ω6 14.2 2.8 B 23.0 4.4 B 30.2 1.5 B 28.9 8.1 B
  1. Average biomass (µ) and standard deviation (σ) are shown. Significant differences between the biomass at each time point are indicated with letters (p < 0.05, t test)
  2. aBased on conversion factor of A. bisporus
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