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Author Singh, Dalbir, 1932-

Title Histopathology of seed-borne infections / Dalbir Singh, S.B. Mathur
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (282 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Front Cover; Preface; Acknowledgments; The Authors; Contents; Chapter 1: Introduction; Chapter 2: Reproductive Structures and Seed Formation; Chapter 3: Structure of Seeds; Chapter 4: Penetration and Establishment of Fungi in Seed; Chapter 5: Location of Fungal Hyphae in Seeds; Chapter 6: Seed Infection by Bacteria; Chapter 7: Seed Infection by Viruses; Chapter 8: Seed Infection by Nematodes; Chapter 9: Physiogenic or Nonpathogenic Seed Disorders; Chapter 10: Microtechniques in Seed Histopathology; Index
Summary Contaminants can adhere to seed surfaces, invade their tissues, or become loosely mixed with them at various times in processing. Singh (U. of Rajasthan) and Mathur (Institute of Seed Pathology for Developing Countries) focus on contaminants affecting the seeds of plant families to which most crop plants belong. They examine reproductive structures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Histology, Pathological.
Seed-borne phytopathogens.
Seed-borne plant diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Mathur, S. B.
ISBN 1420038176 (electronic bk.)
9781420038170 (electronic bk.)