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  • Marine Macro- and Microalgae

    An Overview

    Edited by F. Xavier Malcata, Isabel Sousa Pinto, Ana Catarina Afonso Guedes

    The marine environment accounts for most biodiversity on our planet, while offering a huge potential for citizens’ health and well-being. Its extensive resources already constitute the basis of many economic activities, but many more are expected in coming years. This book covers current knowledge…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Plant Molecular Systematics

    By Arun Kumar Pandey

    This book highlights the efficacy of molecular data in inferring phylogeny. References throughout the book illuminate the taxonomic terminology and literature. The book includes a range of topics beginning from gene to phylogenomics and provides an up-to-date information about plant molecular…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Plant Disease Identification and Management

    By Balaji Aglave

    Plant diseases caused by various microbes have become a major constraint in the optimal yields of agricultural products. This books presents the fundamentals of plant diseases identification and management focusing mainly on plant pathology and crop diseases. It discusses the vast variety of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    CRC Press

  • Ethnomedicinal Plants with Therapeutic Properties

    Edited by V.R. Mohan, A. Doss, P.S. Tresina

    Ethnomedicinal Plants with Therapeutic Properties provides detailed information on locally important medicinal plants, discusses the pharmacological properties of selected medicinal plants, and looks at the phytodrug aspects of selected plants. In 24 important chapters, the volume covers…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Apple Academic Press

  • What are Species?

    By Brent D. Mishler

    This book is an extended argument for abandoning the various single concepts and the "species" rank. The author proposes that the rank of "species" be replaced by a pluralistic view. In such taxonomy, the smallest identifiable lineages would be used within various divergent phylogenies in a context…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    CRC Press
    Species and Systematics

  • Insect Vectors and Plant Pathogens

    By Nachhattar Singh Butter

    The history of pathogens and vectors, unique symptoms of diseases and economic importance of important viral diseases have been dealt with in the introductory chapter of this book. While highlighting the role of arthropods, nematodes, and fungi; other agents of the spread of plant pathogens have…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Metabolic Adaptations in Plants During Abiotic Stress

    Edited by Akula Ramakrishna, Sarvajeet Singh Gill

    Metabolic Adaptations in Plants during Abiotic Stress covers a topic of past, present and future interest for both scientists and policy makers as the global challenge of climate change is addressed. Understanding the mechanisms of plant adaptation to environmental stresses can provide the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Plants and Human Conflict

    By Eran Pichersky

    Numerous plant species impacted the flow of human history.  Humans depend on plants not only as a food source, but also as building and clothing materials, sources of medicines, psychoactive substances, spices, and pigments. With plants being such valuable resources, they have been at the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23 
    CRC Press

  • Soil Amendments for Sustainability

    Challenges and Perspectives

    Edited by Amitava Rakshit, Binoy Sarkar, Purushothaman Abhilash

    This book focuses on the pros and cons of amendment materials to restore the functioning of soil resources. It presents a holistic overview on affected land revitalization, clean up and revegetation using these amendments that could be implemented in the long term management of the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20 
    CRC Press

  • NanoAgroceuticals & NanoPhytoChemicals

    Edited by Bhupinder Singh

    This book volume encompasses the recent trends made in the applications of nanoscale tools for diverse constituents of plants and agriculture, particularly in addressing the critical issues related to their safety, efficacy, and efficient and cost-efficient development and production.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Global Biodiversity

    Volume 3: Selected Countries in Africa

    Edited by T. Pullaiah

    This is the third volume in the new multi-volume set, Global Biodiversity. Each volume in this series covers the biodiversity of a selection of nations in particular regions of the world. The volumes discuss and summarize the available information on both wild and cultivated plants, wild and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Capsicum

    Breeding Strategies for Anthracnose Resistance

    By Orarat Mongkolporn

      Capsicum annuum is an economically important global vegetable crop and spice, but can be affected by anthracnose disease limiting its production in tropical countries. The crop is diverse, but unique and plays a significant role in human cultures and cuisines. New genotypes of Capsicum have…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02 
    CRC Press

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