Rhizopus nigricans   Ehrenberg,  1820 (Marine Fungus)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Fungi
Phylum:Zygomycota
Class: Zygomycetes
Order:Mucorales
Family:Mucoraceae

Image copyrights: John H. Wahlert & Mary Jean Holland

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, Pichavaram Mangrove Forest (Lat: 11.45) (Long: 79.78) INDIA
• Orissa, Ganjam Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Muthukuda 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
  • Baruch college Available at - http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/
  • Kandikere, RS (2009) Fungal diversity of Pichavaram mangroves, southeast coast of India Nature and Science Marsland Press 7(5) 67-75 Available at - http://www.sciencepub.net/nature/0705/09_0766_sridhar_Text_ns0705.pdf
  • Muthezhilan, R; Ashok, and Jayalakshmi, S (2007) Production and optimization of thermostable alkaline xylanase by Penicillium oxalicum in solid state fermentation African Journal of Microbiology Research Academic Journals 1(2) 20-28 Available at - http://www.academicjournals.org/ajmr/abstracts/abstracts/abstrats2007/July/Muthezhilan%20et%20al.htm
  • 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
  • Sasi, A; Kani, SM; Jagadeesh, G; Singh, CR and Kumar, RM (2009) Isolation and enumeration of mycosybionts from leucosolenia; along the east coast of Tamil nadu, India Asian Jr. of Microbiol. Biotech. Env. Sc. Global Science Publications 11(4) 907-912 Available at - http://nicmas.nio.org/eprints11/Asian_J_Microbiol_Biotechnol_Environ_Sci_11_907.pdf

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