The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Ambispora callosa (Sieverd.) C. Walker, Vestberg & Schuessler (2007)

Basionyms and other popular names: Appendicispora callosa C. Walker, Vestberg & Schuessler (2007) ‚Č° Glomus callosum¬†Sieverd. (1988)]
Ambispora callosa is reported from 1 state(s) of India namely 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 Ambispora callosa can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Ambispora callosa 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 Ambispora callosa have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Archaeosporales
Family   : Ambisporaceae
Genus   :Ambispora
Species :callosa
*Indicates data of present project
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