Phytopathology Volume 6

Phytopathology Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...followed in the list by the Latin name of the causal organism, non-parasitic diseases by "non-par.," and diseases of unknown origin by "undet." The name of each disease shall be followed by one or more bibliographic references which shall be selected with regard (a) Accuracy and completeness of the description. (b) Accessibility of the publication. (c) Priority of publication. (d) Language, American references being given preference. 8. The order of arrangement of hosts and of diseases under each host shall be alphabetical. 9. No common name shall be adopted unless approved by all five members of the Committee on Common Names. 10. From the choice of scientific names select the one which common usage and critical investigation have shown to belong to its mature stage. It will be observed that the most important difference between this set of rules and the one submitted to the Society a year ago is found in Rule 10. It should be borne in mind that the proposed list is official only in respect to the common names and these only should be considered by the Society in voting on the adoption of the list. If it is deemed advisable for the Society to take official action on the scientific names used, a special committee should be appointed to consider the matter. A partial list, including the diseases of hosts from alfalfa to cabbage, inclusive, is submitted herewith. Before proceeding further the Committee wishes to know whether the plan exemplified in this partial list meets with the approval of the Society. It is the sense of the Committee that the first list adopted should be considered only preliminary to a complete list to be prepared a few years hence. The report and rules were adopted, and the Committee was directed to send to...show more

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  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 331g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236626354
  • 9781236626356