MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF ENDOPHYTIC FUNGI ASSOCIATED WITH CENTELLA ASIATICA LINN.,INHABITING WILDLY IN ARUNACHAL PRADESH
RICHA SHARMA, SUMPAM TANGJANG AND
1AMRITESH C. SHUKLA
Department of Botany, Rajiv Gandhi University, Rono Hills, Doimukh, Itanagar- 791112 Arunachal
Pradesh, India, 1Department of Botany, University of Lucknow, Lucknow- 226007, Uttar Pradesh, India.
We describe the first time report on the diversity of endophytic fungi from the medicinal plant Centella asiatica Linn (Apiaceae) wildly
growing in the forest of Papum Pare, Arunachal Pradesh, India. The fungal endophytes were identified based on their morphological,
cultural and reproductive stru