Aspergillus terreus   Thom.,  1918 (Marine Fungus)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Fungi
Phylum:Ascomycota
Class: Eurotiomycetes
Order:Eurotiales
Family:Trichocomaceae

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Description

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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy, Muddy, Coastal

Biogeography


• West Bengal, Kagh Island INDIA (Record: 12/1960-01/1961)
• Tamil Nadu, Pichavaram (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.76) INDIA (Record: 06/2007)
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.26) (Long: 79.2) INDIA (Depth: 8-10 mts)
• Orissa, Ganjam Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.26) (Long: 79.11) INDIA
• Bay of Bengal INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Rai, JN; Tewari, JP and Mukerji, KG (1966) Mycoflora of mangrove mud Mycopathologia Springer 38(1-2) 17-31 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02051672
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Forest and Starr, K Plants of Hawaii Available at - http://www.hear.org/starr/plants/
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  • Kamat, T; Rodrigues, C and Naik, CG (2008) Marine derived fungi as a source of proteases Indian journal of marine sciences NISCAIR 37(3) 326-328 Available at - http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/2056/1/IJMS%2037%283%29%20326-328.pdf
  • Medical Microbiology & Immunology (MMI) Available at - http://www.medmicro.wisc.edu/
  • Panda, T (2010) Some sugar fungi in coastal sand dunes of Orissa, India Journal of Yeast and Fungal Research Academic Journals 1(5) 73-80 Available at - http://www.academicjournals.org/JYFR/PDF/Pdf2010/July/Panda.pdf
  • Suryanarayanan, TS; Venkatachalam, A; Thirunavukkarasu, N; Ravishankar, JP; Doble, M and Geetha, V (2003) Internal mycobiota of marine macroalgae from the Tamilnadu coast: distribution, diversity and biotechnological potential Botanica Marina Walter de Gruyter 53 457-468 Available at - http://www.reference-global.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1515/BOT.2010.045

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