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Botany Fungi (For Degree Students) | BR Vashishta, AK Sinha & Anil Kumar - S.CHAND

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ISBN : 9789352533008
Pages : 808
Binding : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : S. Chand
Size : 6.75 X 9.5
Weight : 1.02 kg
Year : 2016

About the Book-

This book is useful for degree students and this comprehensive and well known textbook deals with the characteristics, classification and life cycle of different species of fungi. While it provides a detailed account of bacteria, viruses, mycoplasma and lichens, it also discusses elementary plant pathology.

Key Features-

• Throws light on Whittaker's five kingdom system and beyond, economic importance of fungi and recent developments in fungal taxonomy (AFTOL )
• Includes a chapter on plant parasitic nematodes discussing briefly their life cycle, common symptoms and control measures
• Pedagogically enriched with close to 1000 coloured diagrams and images as well as engaging chapter-end exercises

Table of Content-

Section-I: Division Mycota

  1. The Fungi: General Characters and Classification
  2. Subdivision: Myxomycotina, Class: Myxomycetes
  3. Subdivision: Eumycotina, The Lower Fungi (Phycomycetes)
  4. Subdivision: Eumycotina, Class: Chytridiomycetes
  5. Subdivision: Eumycotina, Class: Plasmodiophoromycetes
  6. Subdivision: Eumycotina, Class: Oomycetes
  7. Subdivision: Eumycotina, Class: Zygomycetes
  8. Subdivision: Eumycotina, The Higher Fungi
  9. Subclass: Hemiascomycetidae (Yeasts)
  10. Subclass: Euascomycetidae, Series — Plectomycetes
  11. Subclass: Euascomycetidae, Series — Hymenoasco
  12. Subclass: Euascomycetidae, Sub-Sereis: Discomycetes
  13. The Higher Fungi, Class: Basidiomycetes
  14. Subclass: Heterobasidiomycetidae
  15. Subclass: Homobasidiomycetidae
  16. Class: Deuteromycetes (Fungi Imperfecti)
  17. Fungi: General Topics and Discussion

Section-II: Schizomycota, Viruses and Mycoplasma

  1. Schizomycota: Bacteria
  2. Viruses, Viroids and Mycoplasma

Section-III: Lichens

Section-IV: Elementary Plant Pathology

  1. Principles of Plant Pathology
  2. Examples of Important Plant Diseases
  3. Plant Parasitic Nematodes

About Publisher-

S. Chand Group is one of India’s leading publishing companies. They are in the market for more than seventy years. They develop and publish quality books for students from primary level classes to higher academic levels, including engineering, commerce, management, basic sciences and other courses. It is the first Indian publishing company to be ISO 9001:2008 certified. S. Chand Group is one of the few publishing houses in India with an in-house integrated publishing solution and with a massive distribution network of twenty four locations throughout the country. Their books conform to various syllabus patterns of different education boards and universities.

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