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Author Schmidt, Olaf, 1943-

Title Wood and tree fungi : biology, damage, protection, and use / Olaf Schmidt ; [editor, Dieter Czeschlik]
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 334 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Biology -- Physiology -- Wood cell wall degradation -- Damages by viruses and bacteria -- Wood discoloration -- Wood rot -- Habitat of wood fungi -- Positive effects of wood-inhabiting microorganisms -- Appendix 1. Identification key for strand-forming house-rot fungi -- Appendix 2. Fungi mentioned in this book
Summary Providing an overview of the various wood and tree fungi that damage trees, lumber, and timber, this book focuses on the identification, prevention, and remediation techniques. It addresses the fundamentals of cytology and morphology, growth and reproduction, formal genetics, and enzymatic wood decay. It also describes the habitats of wood fungi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-327) and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Forest fungi.
Trees -- Diseases and pests.
Wood-decaying fungi.
Wood-staining fungi.
Fungi -- pathogenicity.
Host-Parasite Interactions.
Plant Diseases.
Trees -- microbiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Czeschlik, Dieter.
LC no. 2006920787
ISBN 1280716770
Other Titles Holz- und Baumpilze. English