European Handbook of Plant Diseases

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I. M. Smith, J. Dunez, D. H. Phillips, R. A. Lelliott, S. A. Archer
John Wiley & Sons, Jul 15, 2009 - Science - 598 pages
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An encyclopaedic treatment of plant diseases in Europe, this book is designed as a standard reference volume for the general working plant pathologist and those taking advanced training in plant pathology. It provides a clear, informed and authoritative summary of each entry by an appropriate specialist, with a selection of key references for further reading. The handbook covers the economic diseases of crops and forest trees in Europe, treated by pathogen and classed as pathogens of major, moderate and minor importance. Approximately 1000 organisms are covered in total, including 600 fungi, 100 bacteria, and 300 viruses and similar organisms
 

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Contents

1 Viruses I General Major Virus Groups
1
2 Viruses II Minor Virus Groups
68
3 Viruses III Ungrouped Viruses and Virus Complexes
89
4 Viruses IV Diseases Assumed to be Due to Viruses
102
5 Mollicutes and Rickettsialike Organisms
117
6 Bacteria I Pseudomonas and Xanthomonas
136
7 Bacteria II Agrobacterium Corynebacterium Erwinia and Other Bacteria
176
8 Oomycetes
199
Colour plates
306
12 Ascomycetes III Ophiostomatales Diaporthales Polystigmatales Sphaeriales Diatrypales Coryneliales
307
13 Ascomycetes IV Dothideales
348
14 Ascomycetes V Rhytismatales Pezizales Caliciales Helotiales
425
15 Basidiomycetes I Ustilaginales
462
16 Basidiomycetes II Uredinales
473
17 Basidiomycetes III Hymenomycetes
504
Pathogen Index
527

9 Chytridiomycetes Plasmodiophoromycetes Zygomycetes
240
10 Ascomycetes I General Endomycetales Taphrinales Eurotiales Erysiphales
249
11 Ascomycetes II Clavicipitales Hypocreales
274

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