No. Mushroom Type Phytate: Zn Phytate : Fe Phytate : Ca Phytate*Ca: Zn
1 P.ostreatus 2.47 ± 0.15 1.82 ± 0.12 0.08 ± 0.01 0.071 ± 0.00
2 L.edodes 1.27 ± 0.02 0.90 ± 0.03 0.03 ± 0.00 0.066 ± 0.00
3 A.bisporus#1 2.93 ± 0.37 3.26 ± 0.43 0.07 ± 0.00 0.169 ± 0.04
4 A. bisporus#2 1.16  ± 0.09 0.81 ± 0.08 0.01 ± 0.00 0.049 ± 0.00
5 A.campestris 2.65 ± 0.30 0.12 ± 0.01 0.16 ± 0.2 0.060 ± 0.00
6 L.sulphureus 3.76 ± 0.19 0.75 ± 0.07 0.11 ± 0.01 0.075 ± 0.00
7 T.clypeatus 1.36  ± 0.15 0.22 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.01 0.032 ± 0.00
8 T.microcarpus#1 1.92 ± 0.15 0.02 ± 0.03 0.09 ± 0.02 0.039 ± 0.00
9 T.aurantiacus NA* NA NA NA
10 T. microcarpus #2 2.19 ± 0.39 0.05± 0.01 0.13 ± 0.03 0.048  ± 0.00
11 T.letestui 1.29 ± 0.01 0.07 ± 0.00 0.11 ± 0.01 0.018 ± 0.00
12 T. sp 0.93 ± 0.02 0.01 ± 0.00 0.14 ± 0.00 0.053 ± 0.00
*NA=not analyzed
Table 5: Molar ratio phytate: mineral of wild and cultivated mushrooms analysed.