The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Glomus flavisporum (M. Lange & E.M. Lund) Trappe & Gerd. (1974) [as ‘flavisporus‘]

Basionyms and other popular names: Endogone flavispora M. Lange & E.M. Lund (1955)]
Glomus flavisporum is reported from 2 state(s) of India namely Karnataka 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 flavisporum can be checked at Centre for Mycorrhizal Culture Collection (CMCC, TERI). Original description of Glomus flavisporum 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 flavisporum have yet not been isolated
Phylum : Glomeromycota
Class   : Glomeromycetes
Order    : Glomerales
Family   : Glomeraceae
Genus   :Glomus
Species :flavisporum
*Indicates data of present project
  1. Dessai SA and Rodrigues BF (2012) Diversity studies on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in vegetable crop plants of Goa, India. Plant Pathology & Quarantine 2: 87-101
  2. Kamble VR, Thangadurai D, Rahate HL, Agre DG (2012) Status of AM Fungi in Some Medicinal Plants from Panambur Beach Mangalore India natural regeneration on limestone mined spoils. IOSR Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences 3:1-4