The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Racocetra verrucosa (Koske & C. Walker) Oehl, F.A. Souza & Sieverd. (2008)

Basionyms and other popular names: Gigaspora verrucosa Koske & C. Walker (1985)]
Racocetra verrucosa is reported from 1 state(s) of India namely Jammu & Kashmir, 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 Racocetra verrucosa can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Racocetra verrucosa 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 Racocetra verrucosa have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Diversisporales
Family   : Gigasporaceae
Genus   :Racocetra
Species :verrucosa
*Indicates data of present project
  1. Shah MA, Reshi ZA,Rasool N ( 201) Plant invasions induce a shift in Gloma spore diversity. Tropical Ecology 17 : 317-323