The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Gigaspora nigra J.F. Redhead (1979)


Basionyms and other popular names: Scutellospora nigra (J.F. Redhead) C. Walker & F.E. Sanders]
Gigaspora nigra is reported from 1 state(s) of India namely Andhra Pradesh, 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 Gigaspora nigra can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Gigaspora nigra 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 Gigaspora nigra have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Diversisporales
Family   : Gigasporaceae
Genus   :Gigaspora
Species :nigra
*Indicates data of present project
References:
References:
  1. Hindumathi A, Reddy BN (2011) Occurrence and distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and microbial flora in the rhizosphere soils of mungbean [ vigna radiate (L.) wilczek] and soybean [glycine max (L.) Merr.] from Adilabad, Nizamabad and Karimnagar districts of Andhra Pradesh state, India. Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology 2: 275-286