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- noun biology A
root noduleformed as a result of a symbioticrelationship between an actinomyceteand fine plant roots.
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It is an environmentally important nitrogen-flxing tree, hosting the actinorhiza Frankia.
Casuarinas support an actinorhiza symbiont in their root nodules, as opposes to the rhizabium symbiont found in the root nodules of leguminous trees that fix N2.
It is an environmentally important nitrogen-fxing tree, hosting the actinorhiza Frankia.