The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Madhya Pradesh

  • A total of 19 species of AMF are reported from Madhya Pradesh which belong to 7 genera. Commonly reported species are:
    1. Acaulospora scrobiculata
    2. Glomus aggregatum
    3. Glomus hoi
    4. Rhizophagus fasciculatus
  • The detailed classification of the species can be found by browsing the checklist and original description can be checked at

  • References:
    1. Jha A, Kumar A, Kamalvanshi M, Shukla,A (2011) Occurrence of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in rhizosphere ofselected agroforestry tree species of Bundelkhand region. Indian Phytopath 64 : 186-188
    2. Vyas D, Dubey A, Soni A, Mishra MK, Singh PK (2007) Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in early land plants Mycorrhizal News 19: 22
    3. Shukla A, Jha, A, Gwalwanshi DR, Salunkhe OR (2013) Response of Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre to arbuscular mychorrhizal fungi. Indian Sci Congress 2013
    4. Salunkhe O, Shukla A (2013) Soil depth: an overriding factor for distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Indian Sci Congress 2013