The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

West Bengal

  • A total of 13 species of AMF are reported from West Bengal which belong to 6 genera. Commonly reported species are:
      It was difficult to conclude about common species in this region
  • The detailed classification of the species can be found by browsing the checklist and original description can be checked at

  • References:
    1. Vyas D, Dubey A, Soni A, Mishra MK, Singh PK, R K Gupta RK (2008) Vesicular arbuscular mycorrhizal association in Bryophytes isolated from Eastern and Western Himalayas. Mycorrhizal News 19:16
    2. Rajkumar HG, Sunilkumar CP 2011 Status of AM fungi associated with some medicinal plants of Mysore. Mycorrhizal News 23:5