The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Acaulospora thomii Błaszk. (1988)

Acaulospora thomii is reported from 2 state(s) of India namely Kerala and Maharashtra, 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 Acaulospora thomii can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Acaulospora thomii is available at www.amf-phylogeny.com.
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 Acaulospora thomii have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Diversisporales
Family   : Acaulosporaceae
Genus   :Acaulospora
Species :thomii
*Indicates data of present project
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References:
  1. Sarwade PP, Kanade MB, Ambuse MG, U.N.Bhale UN (2012 ) Association of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in some angiospermic plants of Maharashtra, India. International Multidisciplinary Research J 2:18-19
  2. Bindu MS, Harikumar VS (2008) Diversity pattern of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in some contaminated sites of Kerala. Mycorrhizal News 20: 9