Home >> African Studies >> African Studies >>Plant Pathology: Fundamentals and Applications

Image
Plant Pathology: Fundamentals and Applications
.................................................................................................................
B. Srinivasulu, M. Rajamannar, T. Nagalakshmi
viii+182 p., figs., tabls., ind., 25 cm
...............................................................................................................
Weight :  482 gms
Binding :  Hard Bound
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Daya Publishing House
Year :  2017
 

...............................................................................................................
ISBN: 9789351248156
Status: LATEST(In Stock) 
Price: Rs 1195.00  

The book “Plant Pathology: Fundamentals and Applications” deals with history of plant pathology, classification of plant diseases, terms and concepts of plant pathology, classification of fungi, general account of phytopathogenic bacteria, plant viruses and viroids, plant diseases caused by fastidious vascular bacteria, plant diseases caused by mollicutes, plant diseases caused by protozoa and algae, phanerogamic parasites, non-parasitic causes of plant diseases, pathogenesis, survival and dispersal of plant pathogens, epidemiology and forecasting of plant diseases, principles of plant disease management and Integrated plant disease management.

Preface v
1. Introduction 1
2. History of Plant Pathology 9
3. Classification of Plant Diseases 17
4. Terms and Concepts Used in Plant Pathology 23
5. Classification of Fungi 27
6. General Account of Phytopathogenic Bacteria 59
7. Plant Viruses and Viroids 69
8. Plant Diseases Caused by Fastidious Vascular Bacteria
(Rickettssia like Organisms) 99
9. Plant Diseases Caused by Mollicutes 101
10. Plant Diseases Caused by Protozoa and Algae 103
11. Phanerogamic Parasites 109
12. Non-Parasitic Diseases 113
13. Pathogenesis 117
14. Survival and Dispersal of Plant Pathogens 121
15. Epidemiology and Forecasting of Plant Diseases 129
16. Principles of Plant Disease Management 133
17. Integrated Plant Disease Management 143
Appendices 149
Glossary 165
References 173
Index 177

Prof. B. Srinivasulu obtained M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Pathology and Ph.D (Plant Pathology) from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore. Recipient of IDRC, Canada fellowship for the doctoral programme. He has been actively associated in research and development of plant pathology since 31 years in his capacity as Research Associate at ICRISAT, as Scientist, Senior Scientist and Principal Scientist at ANGRAU and as Principal Scientist at Dr.YSRHU. Dr. B. Srinivasulu is currently, Registrar, Dr.Y.S.R. Horticultural University, Venkataramannagudem, Andhra Pradesh. He has written 6 books, chapters in 6 books, 30 bulletins and published 123 research and 105 popular articles.
Prof. M. Rajamannar obtained M.Sc. (Ag.) from GBPUAT, Pantnagar and Ph.D. from IARI. He was awarded Gold Medal for Ph.D. programme at IARI, New Delhi. He joined APAU (presently ANGRAU) in 1976 as Research Assistant and Retired as Principal Scientist (Plant Pathology) at A.P. Rice Research Institute, Maruteru in 2007. He has published 35 research articles in national and international journals and chapters in books and jointly authored technical bulletins published by CPCRI, AICRP on palms and ANGRAU. He also served as Professor at Agricultural College, Naira and taught plant pathology.
Mrs. T. Nagalakshmi obtained M.Sc. (Ag.) in Plant Pathology from Agricultural College, Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University, Bapatla. She worked as Scientist (Plant Pathology) at ICRISAT. She is currently working as Scientist (Plant Pathology), Horticultural Research Station, Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural University at Anantharajupeta, Andhra Pradesh. She has written 10 bulletins and published 15 articles.

   

  African Studies
Agricultural Entomology
Plant Pathology, Protection and Disease management
Nanotechnology
 
   

   
   

  B. Srinivasulu
M. Rajamannar
T. Nagalakshmi
 
   

  Viruses,
Varied,
Phanerogamic
Parasites,
Ridkettssia,
Pathogenesis,
Epidemiology,
 
   
 
 
Other books of interest

Plant Pathology: Fundamentals and Applications

© Copyright 2012, Astral International (P) Ltd. All Rights Reserved.