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Author Sastry, K. Subramanya.
Title Seed-borne plant virus diseases / K. Subramanya Sastry.
Imprint New Delhi ; New York : Springer, 2013.

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Subject Virus diseases of plants.
Seed-borne plant diseases.
Plant Diseases -- virology.
Plant Diseases -- etiology.
Description 1 online resource (342 pages)
Contents Introduction -- Identification and taxonomic groups -- Economic significance of seed-transmitted plant virus diseases -- Virus transmission -- Mechanism of seed transmission -- Detective of plant viruses in seeds -- Ecology and epidemiology of seed-transmitted viruses -- Methods of combating seed-transmitted virus diseases -- Plant virus transmission through vegetative propagules (Asexual reproduction) -- Future strategies and conclusions.
Summary Seeds provide an efficient means in disseminating plant virus and viroid diseases. The success of modern agriculture depends on pathogen free seed with high yielding character and in turn disease management. There is a serious scientific concern about the transmission of plant viruses sexually through seed and asexually through plant propagules. The present book provides the latest information along with the total list of seed transmitted virus and viroid diseases at global level including, the yield losses, diagnostic techniques, mechanism of seed transmission, epidemiology and virus disease management aspects.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9788132208136 (electronic bk.)
8132208137 (electronic bk.)
9788132208129
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/978-81-322-0813-6
OCLC # 823727009
Additional Format Print version: Sastry, K. Subramanya. Seed-borne plant virus diseases. Dordrecht : Springer, 2012 9788132208129