The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Acaulospora undulata Acaulospora undulate Sieverd. (1988)

Acaulospora undulata is reported from 3 state(s) of India namely Goa, Karnataka and Tripura, 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 undulata can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Acaulospora undulata 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 Acaulospora undulata have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Diversisporales
Family   : Acaulosporaceae
Genus   :Acaulospora
Species :undulata
*Indicates data of present project
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  3. Sarkar Uma, Choudhary B K and Sharma BK (2014)Vascular Arbuscular Mycorrhizal (VAM) Spore Diversity and Density Across the Soil of Degraded Forest and Rubber Plantation in Tripura, India; American-Eurasian J. Agric. & Environ. Sci., 14 (10): 1080-1088,