A Dictionary of Plant Pathology / Edition 2

A Dictionary of Plant Pathology / Edition 2

by Paul Holliday
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521594537

ISBN-13: 9780521594530

Pub. Date: 05/28/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This comprehensive Dictionary provides an essential reference for plant pathologists and agriculturalists at all levels, listing the authoritative names of all major plant pathogens and also many minor ones. The pathogens, which include fungi from over 500 genera, 800 viruses, bacteria, mollicutes, nematodes and viroids, are briefly described and supporting references…  See more details below

Overview

This comprehensive Dictionary provides an essential reference for plant pathologists and agriculturalists at all levels, listing the authoritative names of all major plant pathogens and also many minor ones. The pathogens, which include fungi from over 500 genera, 800 viruses, bacteria, mollicutes, nematodes and viroids, are briefly described and supporting references given. Entries are also given for names of diseases and disorders, crops and their pathology, fungicides, taxonomic groups, terminology, toxins, vectors and past plant pathologists. In total, over 11,000 entries provide a wide-ranging resource for all those working in the discipline. In this new edition over 3000 entries have been added and many existing entries updated and expanded. In addition, common disease names such as blight and canker are now more conveniently included under the relevant crop.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521594530
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
564
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Introduction; For the user; Major texts; Abbreviations and conventions; Dictionary.

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