Viruses with fungal vectors proceedings of a conference at the University of St. Andrews, 25-27 August, 1987

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Statementedited by J.I. Cooper and M.J.C. Asher.
SeriesDevelopments in applied biology -- 2, 1988.
ContributionsAsher, M. J. C., Cooper, J. I., Association of Applied Biologists.
LC ClassificationsQR343 .V597 1988
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Paginationvi, 335 p. :
Number of Pages335
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Open LibraryOL15958448M

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Campbell (who was unfortunately unable to attend the Congress) has also been included (Part A).Format: Paperback. This paper is concerned with plant viruses (or viruslike agents) that are soil-borne and particularly with those having a fungal vector.

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Andrews, August Author: J I Cooper ; M J C Asher ; Association of Applied Biologists. One author describes some suspected fungi transmission such as the pea stem necrosis virus, red clover necrotic mosaic virus, and the tomato bushy stunt virus.

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