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Title: An Illustrated Glossary of Tropical Plant Pest and Diseases
Author: Dr. Scot C.
Date created: February 14, 2007
Status of site: This site is under construction and under review; new material is added as often as possible.
Purpose of site: To provide a free, online educational resource for students and practitioners of the science of tropical plant pathology.
Word definitions: Word definitions were reprinted with permission from D'Arcy, C. J. , D. M. Eastburn, and G. L. Schumann. 2001. Illustrated Glossary of Plant Pathology. The Plant Health Instructor. DOI: 10.1094/PHI-I-2001-0219-01 http://www.apsnet.org/education/IllustratedGlossary/default.htm; 2) Scot C. Nelson
Word etymology: Word origin information was obtained from http://www.etymonline.com, the Online Etymology Dictionary
Photographs: a) Credits: Scot C. Nelson, Fred
Brooks, Wayne Nishijima, J. B. Friday, Russell
Messing, Wayne Borth, Anne Alvarez, Hawaii Department
of Agriculture, Howard Hirae, Craig
of the photos were collected from
Copyright: All original information is copy-right free for educational use, including the photographs.
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Last site update: February 16, 2007
Errors: If spotted, please contact Scot Nelson email@example.com. Thank you!