The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Glomus goaensis Khade (2009)

Glomus goaensis is reported from 2 state(s) of India namely Maharashtra and Goa, 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 Glomus goaensis can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Glomus goaensis 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 Glomus goaensis have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Glomerales
Family   : Glomeraceae
Genus   :Glomus
Species :goaensis
*Indicates data of present project
  1. Khade SW 2009 Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in wild banana II: a new species (Glomus goaensis Khade sp. Nov). Mycorrhiza News 20:21
  2. Kamble VR, Agre DG, Dixit GB (2012) Incidence of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Indian Squill: Drimia indica from Coastal Sand Dunes of Konkan, India. IOSR Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences 4:31-36