African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5181

Full Length Research Paper

Effect of phosphorus fertilization on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in the Bambara groundnut rhizosphere

Temegne Nono Carine
  • Temegne Nono Carine
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, P. O. Box 812. Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
Wakem Germaine-Alice
  • Wakem Germaine-Alice
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, P. O. Box 812. Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
Taffouo Victor Desiré
  • Taffouo Victor Desiré
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Douala, P. O. Box 24157 Douala, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
Mbogne Taboula Judith
  • Mbogne Taboula Judith
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, P. O. Box 812. Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
Onguene Awana Nérée
  • Onguene Awana Nérée
  • Institute of Agricultural Research for Development (IRAD), P. O. Box 2123 Yaounde, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
Youmbi Emmanuel
  • Youmbi Emmanuel
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, P. O. Box 812. Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
Ntsomboh-Ntsefong Godswill
  • Ntsomboh-Ntsefong Godswill
  • Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, P. O. Box 812. Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 16 August 2017
  •  Accepted: 20 September 2017
  •  Published: 07 October 2017

References

Abbott LK, Robson AD (1991). Factors influencing the occurrence of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizas. Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 35:121-150.
Crossref

 

Anderson JM, Ingram JSI (1993). Tropical soil biology and fertility: A handbook of methods of analysis. 2nd Ed. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

 
 

Bagyaraj DJ (2014). Ecology of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. In. Kharwar RN, Upadhyay R, Dubey N, Raghuwanski R (eds). Microbial Diversity and Biotechnology in Food Security. Springer Link, India: pp. 133-146.
Crossref

 
 

Bamishaiye OM, Adegbola JA, Bamishaiye EI (2011). Bambara groundnut: an under-utilized nut in Africa. Adv. Agric. Biol. 1:60-72.

 
 

Becerra AG, Cabello MN, Bartoloni NJ (2011). Native arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in the Yungas forests, Argentina. Mycologia 103:273-279.
Crossref

 
 

Begemann F (1988). Ecogeographic differentiation of Bambara Groundnut (Vigna subterranea) In: Fleck FW, Niederkleen (Eds). The collection of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA). P 153.

 
 

Begoude BDA, Sarri PS, Mpon YLT, Owona AD, Kapeua NM, Araki S (2016). Composition of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) cultivars as influenced by chemical fertilization and tillage in Cameroon. J. Appl. Biosci. 98:9270-9283.
Crossref

 
 

Berchie JN, Opoku M, Adu-Dapaah H, Agyemang A, Sarkodie-Addo J, Asare E, Addo J, Akuffo H (2012). Evaluation of five bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.) landraces to heat and drought stress at Tono-Navrongo, Upper East Region of Ghana. Afr. J. Agric. Res. 7(2):250-256.

 
 

Bhadalung NN, Suwanarit A, Dell B, Nopamornbodi O, Thamchaipenet A, Rungchuang J (2005). Effects of long-term NP-fertilization on abundance and diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi under a maize cropping system. Plant Soil 270(1-2):371-382.
Crossref

 
 

Bivoko D-RR, Ahonzo-Niamke SL, Zeze A (2013). Impact des propriétés physicochimiques des sols de culture du manioc sur l'abondance et la diversité des communautés de champignons mycorhiziens à arbuscules dans la zone agroécologique d'Azaguie, sud-est de la côte d'ivoire. Agronomie Africaine 25(3):251-264.

 
 

Borriello R, Lumini E, Girlanda M, Bonfante P, Bianciotto V (2012). Effects of different management practices on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal diversity in maize fields by a molecular approach. Biol. Fertil. Soils 48:911-922.
Crossref

 
 

Brink M, Grubben GJH, Belay G, Agrooh (2006). Ressources végétales de l'Afrique tropicale 1: Céréales et légumes secs. Edition M. Brink, 328p.

 
 

Brito I, Goss MJ, de Carvalho M, Chatagnier O, van Tuinen D (2012). Impact of tillage system on arbuscular mycorrhiza fungal communities in the soil under Mediterranean conditions. Soil Tillage Res. 121:63-67.
Crossref

 
 

Brower JE, Zar JH (1984). Community similarity. In. Brower JE, Zar JH (eds). Field and Laboratory Methods for General Ecology. Win C. Brown Publishers, Dubuque, P 226.

 
 

Castillo CG, Borie F, Oehl F, Sieverding E (2016). Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi biodiversity: prospecting in Southern-Central zone of Chile. J. Soil Sci. Plant Nutr. 16(2):400-422.
Crossref

 
 

CE- Commission Européenne (2014). L'UE recense 20 matières premières critiques : un réel défi attend l'industrie européenne. Commission Européenne (CE), communiqué de presse, IP/14/599. europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-14-599_fr.htm.

 
 

Daniell TJ, Husband R, Fitter AH, Young JPW (2001). Molecular diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi colonizing arable crops. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 36:203-209.
Crossref

 
 

Daniels BA, Skipper HD (1982). Methods for the recovery and quantitative estimation of propagules from soil, In. Methods and Principles of Mycorrhizal Research, ed Schenck NC editor. (St. Paul Minnesota: American Phytopathological Society), pp. 29-36.

 
 

De Kock C (2013). Bambara groundnut. .

 
 

Duponnois R, Plenchette C, Thioulouse J, Cadet P (2001). The mycorrhizal soil infectivity and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal spore communities in soils of different aged fallows in Senegal. Appl. Soil Ecol. 17:239-251.
Crossref

 
 

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) (2003). Gestion de la fertilité des sols pour la sécurité alimentaire en Afrique subsaharienne. FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization): Rome.

 
 

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) (2017). Statistique de production (FAOSTAT). Organisation des Nation Unies pour l'Alimentation et l'Agriculture (FAO). Rome. 

View.

 
 

Frossard E, Julien P, Neyroud JA, Sinaj S (2004). Le phosphore dans les sols. État de la situation en Suisse. Cahier de l'environnement no 368. Office fédéral de l'environnement, des forêts et du paysage, Berne. 180p.

 
 

Gai JP, Christie P, Feng G, Li XL (2006). Twenty years of research on community composition and species distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in China. A review. Mycorrhiza 16:229-239.
Crossref

 
 

Gerdemann JW, Nicolson TH (1963). Spores of mycorrhizal Endogone species extracted from soil by wet sieving and decanting. Trans. Br. Mycol. Soc. 46:235-244.
Crossref

 
 

Heanes DL (1984). Determination of organic C in soils by an improved chromic acid digestion and spectrophotometric procedure. Commun. Soil Sci. Plant Anal. 15:1191-1213.
Crossref

 
 

Hepper CM (1984). Regulation of spore germination of the vesicular arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Acaulospora laevis by soil pH. Trans. Br. Mycol. Soc. 83:154-156.
Crossref

 
 

IRAD (2008). Rapport national sur l'état des ressources phytogénétiques pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture. IRAD, Yaoundé.

 
 

IRAD (2013). Contribution de la recherche à l'amélioration de la production et de la consommation des légumineuses alimentaires au Cameroun. IRAD, Yaoundé, 57p.

 
 

Isobe K, Aizawa E, Iguchi Y, Ishii R (2007). Distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in upland field soil of Japan. Plant Prod. Sci. 10(1):122-128.
Crossref

 
 

Jakobsen I, Abbott LK, Robson AD (1992). External hyphae of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with Trifolium subterraneum L. spread of hyphae and phosphorus inflow into roots. New Phytol. 120:371-380.
Crossref

 
 

Jideani VA, Diedericks CF (2014). Nutritional, Therapeutic, and Prophylactic Properties of Vigna subterranea and Moringa oleifera. Department of Food Technology, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Bellville, pp. 187-207.

 
 

Johnson JM, Houngnandan P, Kane A, Chatagnier O, Sanon KB, Neyra M, van Tuinen D (2016). Colonization and molecular diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with the rhizosphere of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) in Benin (West Africa): an exploratory study. Ann. Microbiol. 66(1):207-221.
Crossref

 
 

Johnson J-M, Houngnandan P, Kane A, Sanon K, Neyra M (2013). Diversity patterns of indigenous arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with rhizosphere of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) in Benin, West Africa. Pedobiol. Int. J. Soil Biol. 56:121-128.
Crossref

 
 

Johnson NC (1991). Dynamics of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizae during old field succession. Oecologia 86:349-358.
Crossref

 
 

Josserant M (1983). La description des champignons supérieurs. Le chevalier, France, 392p.

 
 

Kormanik PP, McGraw AC (1982). Quantification of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal in plant roots, In. Methods and Principles of Mycorrhizal Research, ed Schenck NC, editor. (St. Paul, MN: American Phytopatholgy Society). pp. 37-46.

 
 

Koske RE, Gemma JN (1989) A modified procedure for staining roots to detect VA-mycorrhizas. Mycol Res. 92:486-488.
Crossref

 
 

Lee PJ, Koske RE (1994). Gigaspora gigantia: Seasonal, abundance and ageing of spores in a sand dune. Mycol. Res. 98:45-457.
Crossref

 
 

Leyval C, Steinberg C, Norini MP, Beguiristain T, Edel-Hermann V, Leglize P, Gautheron N, Lebeau T, Houot S (2009). Impact d'amendements organiques sur la structure des communautés microbiennes des sols: Choix des méthodes, validation et résultats. EGS 16:299-312.

 
 

Liu Y, Shi GX, Mao L, Cheng G, Jiang S, Ma S, An L, Du G, Johnson NC, Feng H (2012). Direct and indirect influences of eight years of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilization on Glomeromycota in an alpine meadow ecosystem. New Phytol. 194:523-535.
Crossref

 
 

Maksoud MA, Haggag LF, Azzazy MA, Saad RN (1994). Effect of VAM inoculation and phosphorus application on growth and nutrient content (P and K) of Tamarindus indica L. Seedlings. Ann. Agric. Sci. Ain-Shams Univ. (Egypt) 39:355-363.

 
 

Mbogne JT, Temegne NC, Hougnandan P, Youmbi E, Tonfack LB, Ntsomboh-N G (2015). Biodiversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi of pumpkins (Cucurbita spp.) under the influence of fertilizers in ferralitic soils of Cameroon and Benin. J. Appl. Biol. Biotechnol. 3(5):1-10.

 
 

Medina J, Meier S, Rubio R, Curaqueo G, Borie F, Aguilera P, Oehl F, Cornejo P (2015). Arbuscular mycorrhizal status of pioneer plants from the mouth of lake Budi, Araucanía Region, Chile. J. Soil Sci. Plant Nutr. 15:152-152.
Crossref

 
 

Mohammad MJ, Hamad SR, Malkawi HI (2003). Population of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in semi-arid environment of Jordan as influenced by biotic and abiotic factors. J. Arid Environ. 53:409-417.
Crossref

 
 

Morel C, Le Clech B, Linères M, Pellerin S (2006). Gare à la baisse de la biodisponibilité du phosphore. Agronomie 79:21-23.

 
 

Morton B, Msiska Z (2010). Genetic and morphological characters do not support revised ranking of Scutellospora species (Gigasporaceae, Glomeromycota) into three families and four genera. Mycorrhiza 20:483-496.
Crossref

 
 

Murphy J, Riley JP (1962). A modified single solution method for determination of phosphate in natural waters. Anal. Chim. Acta 27:31-36.
Crossref

 
 

Ngakou A, Ngo Nkot L, Doloum G, Adamou S (2012). Mycorrhiza-Rhizobium-Vigna subterranea dual symbiosis: impact of microbial symbionts for growth and sustainable yield improvement. Int. J. Agric. Biol. 14:915-921.

 
 

Ngonkeu MEL, Nwaga D, Adamou S, Fokom R, Tchameni NS, Onguene NA, Nana WL, Chaintreuil C, The C, Amougou A, Moulin L, Prin Y, Lebrun M, Dreyfus B (2013). Diversité des Champignons Mycorhiziens Arbusculaires du Cameroun. In. Duponnois R, Hafidi M, Ndoye I, Ramanankierana H, Bâ AM (Eds). Des Champignons Symbiotiques Contre la Desertification - Ecosystemes Mediterraneens, Tropicaux et Insulaires. IRD editions, Marseille, pp. 141-154.

 
 

Njeru EM, Avio L, Bocci G, Sbrana C, Turrini A, Bàrberi P, Giovannetti M, Oehl F (2015). Contrasting effects of cover crops on 'hot spot' arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities in organic tomato. Biol. Fertil. Soils 51:151-166.
Crossref

 
 

Nwaga D, Mbarga BA, Biye EH, Atangana ER, Ngonkeu MEL (2003). Diversité des mycorhizes arbusculaires et biomasse microbienne du sol de forêts denses humides du Cameroun : effet des systèmes d'utilisation des terres. An. Fac. Sci. Univ. Ydé I, 2:18-27.

 
 

Nweke IA, Emeh HO (2013). The response of Bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranean (L.) Verdc.) to phosphate fertilizer levels in Igbariam South East Nigeria. IOSR J. Agric. Vet. Sci. 2(1):28-34.
Crossref

 

Oehl F, da Silva GA, Goto BT, Sieverding E (2011). Glomeromycota: three new genera and glomoid species reorganized. Mycotaxon 116:75-120.
Crossref

 

Oehl F, Sieverding E, Ineichen K, Mader P, Boller T, Wiemken A (2003). Impact of land use intensity on the species diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in agroecosystems of central Europe. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 69(5):2816-2824.
Crossref

 
 

Okalebo JR, Gathua KW, Woomer PL (2002). Laboratory Methods of Soil and Plant Analysis: A Working Manual. TSBF: Nairobi.

 
 

Onguene NA, Ngonkeu LEM, Kuyper TW (2011). Growth response of Pterocarpus soyauxii and Lophira alata seedling to host soil mycorrhizal inocula in relation to land use types. Afr. J. Microbiol. Res. 5(17):2391-2398.
Crossref

 
 

Öpik M, Moora M, Liira J, Zobel M (2006). Composition of root-colonizing arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities in different ecosystems around the globe. J. Ecol. 94:778-790.
Crossref

 
 

Phillips JM, Hayman DS (1970). Improved procedures for clearing roots and staining parasitic and vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi for rapid assessment of infection. Trans. Br. Mycol. Soc. 55:158-161.
Crossref

 
 

Pielou EC (1966). The measurement of diversity in different types of biological collections. J. Theor. Biol. 13:131-144.
Crossref

 
 

Redecker D, Schüßler A, Stockinger H, Stürmer S, Morton J, Walker C (2013). An evidence-based consensus for the classification of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (Glomeromycota). Mycorrhiza 23:515-531.
Crossref

 
 

Schüßler A, Schwarzott D, Walker C (2001). A new fungal phylum, the Glomeromycota: phylogeny and evolution. Mycol. Res. 105(12):1413-1421.
Crossref

 
 

Schüßler A, Walker C (2010). The Glomeromycota: A species list with new families The Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, 59 p. Electronic copy available online at 

View.

 
 

Shannon-wiener CE (1948). A mathematical theory for communication. Bell Syst. Technol. J. 27:379-423 & 623-656.

 
 

Simpson EH (1949). Measurement of diversity. Nature 163:688.
Crossref

 
 

Singh S, Pandey A, Chaurasia B, Palni LMS (2008). Diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with the rhizosphere of tea growing in 'natural' and 'cultivated' ecosites. Biol. Fertil. Soils 44:491-500.
Crossref

 
 

Smith SE, Read DJ (2008). Mineral nutrition, toxic element accumulation and water relations of arbuscular mycorrhizal plants. In. Smith SE, Read DJ. (eds). Mycorrhizal Symbiosis 3rd. Pp. 145-18.
Crossref

 
 

Straker CJ, Hilditch AJ, Rey MEC (2010). Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). S. Afr. J. Bot. 76:102-111.
Crossref

 
 

Stutz JC, Morton JB (1996). Successive pot cultures reveal high species richness of arbuscular endomycorrhizal fungi in arid ecosystems. Can. J. Bot. 74:1883-1889.
Crossref

 
 

Taffouo VD, Ngwene B, Akoa A, Franken P (2014). Influence of phosphorus application and arbuscular mycorrhizal inoculation on growth, foliar nitrogen mobilization, and phosphorus partitioning in cowpea plants. Mycorrhiza 24(5):361-368.
Crossref

 
 

Temegne NC, Mbogne TJ, Nbendah P, Youmbi E, Taffouo VD, Ntsomboh-Ntsefong G (2015). Effect of phosphate deficiency on growth and phosphorus content of three Voandzou (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.) varieties. IOSR IOSR J. Agric. Vet. Sci. 8(9):2-59.

 
 

Toungos DT, Sajo AA, Gungula DT (2010). Effect of P2O5 on the yield components of Bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L) verd.) in Yola Adamawa State, Nigeria. World J. Fungal Plant Bio. 14:1-7.

 
 

Trouvelot A, Kough JL, Gianinazzi-Pearson V (1986). Mesure du taux de mycorhization VA d'un système radiculaire. Recherches et méthodes d'estimation ayant une signification fonctionnelle. In. INRA (ed.). Aspects physiologiques et génétiques des mycorhizes. INRA, Dijon: 217-221.

 
 

Tsoata E, Njock SR, Youmbi E, Nwaga D (2015). Early effects of water stress on some biochemical and mineral parameters of mycorrhizal Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc. (Fabaceae) cultivated in Cameroon. Int. J. Agron. Agric. Res. 7(2):21-35.

 
 

Tsoata E, Temegne NC, Youmbi E (2016). Analysis of early physiological criteria to screen four Fabaceae plants for their tolerance to water stress. Int. J. Recent Sci. Res. 7(11):14334-14338.

 
 

Tsoata E, Temegne NC, Youmbi E (2017a). Analysis of early biochemical criterion to screen four Fabaceae plants for their tolerance to drought stress. Int. J. Curr. Res. 9(1):44568-44575.

 
 

Tsoata E, Temegne NC, Youmbi E (2017b). Analysis of early growth criterion to screen four Fabaceae plants for their tolerance to drought stress. RJLBPCS 2(5):94-109.

 
 

World Food Programme (WFP (2016). Hunger Statistics. World Food Programme. 

View.

 
 

Yao DN, Kouassi KN, Erba D, Scazzina F, Pellegrini N, Casiraghi C (2015). Nutritive Evaluation of the Bambara Groundnut Ci12 Landrace [Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc. (Fabaceae)] Produced in Côte d'Ivoire. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 16(9):21428-21441.
Crossref