The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Dentisculata heterogama (T.H. Nicolson & Gerd.) Sieverd., F.A. Souza & Oehl (2008)

Basionyms and other popular names: Endogone heterogama T.H. Nicolson & Gerd. (1968) ≡ Gigaspora heterogama Gerd. & Trappe (1974) ≡ Scutellospora heterogama Walker & F.E. Sanders (1986) ≡ Fuscutata heterogama Oehl, F.A. Souza, L.C. Maia & Sieverd. (2009)]
Dentisculata heterogama is reported from 2 state(s) of India namely Madhya Pradesh and Manipur, GPS location for which is shown in map. Data can also be searched by location by clicking distribution map in menu checklist. A conclusion about their occurrence has been drawn on basis of culture based studies (bibliography given below). Availability of live culture of Dentisculata heterogama can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Dentisculata heterogama is available at
Taxonomically reliable and clean sequences spanning small subunit (SSU) rRNA, Internal transcribed spacer (ITS) and large subunit rRNA region isolated from live cultures of AM fungal spores of Dentisculata heterogama have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
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Species :heterogama
*Indicates data of present project
  1. Koul KK, Agarwal S and Lone R (2012) Diversity of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi Associated With the Medicinal Plants from Gwalior-Chambal Region of Madhya Pradesh-India. American-Eurasian J. Agric. & Environ. Sci., 12 (8): 1004-1011
  2. Pandeya RR, Chongthama I, Thangavelu Muthukumar (2016) Influence of season and edaphic factors on endorhizal fungalassociations in subtropical plantation forest trees of NortheasternIndia Flora 222 (2016) 1–12