The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Paraglomus brasilianum (Spain & J. Miranda) J.B. Morton & D. Redecker (2001)

Basionyms and other popular names: Glomus brasilianum Spain & J. Miranda (1996)]
Paraglomus brasilianum is reported from 2 state(s) of India namely Tripura and Madhya Pradesh, 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 Paraglomus brasilianum can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Paraglomus brasilianum 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 Paraglomus brasilianum have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Paraglomerales
Family   : Paraglomeraceae
Genus   :Paraglomus
Species :brasilianum
*Indicates data of present project
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