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Cover for More on manipulating text.

This chapter provides more information on manipulating text, presenting two examples. Example 1 focuses on standardizing names in a phylogenetic tree description, using R to reformat taxon names, create lists, sort data and use wildcards for when some things you are interested in don't have exactly ...

Author(s)
Quicke, D. L. J.; Butcher, B. A.; Welton, R. A. K.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789245349)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Navigating bacterial taxonomy in a world of unchartered microbial organisms.

This book chapter focuses on state-of-the-art informatics techniques that perform bacterial taxonomic assertions on metabarcoding data sets and MAGs, as well as highlighting some of the advantages and disadvantages of the respective approaches and finishes by exploring why they are yet to be...

Author(s)
Kale, V.; Richardson, L.; Finn, R. D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789244984)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Major crops.

This chapter focuses on botany, origin and history, uses, cultivars and breeding, genetic diversity, nomenclature, classification, and species description of cucumbers, melons, squash, pumpkins, watermelons and their related species.

Author(s)
Wehner, T. C.; Naegele, R. P.; Myers, J. R.; Dhillon, N. P. S.; Crosby, K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392916)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cassava: taxonomy and botany.

This chapter focuses on the taxonomic classification and morphological characteristics of cassava. Information on some related Manihot species and their cytological characteristics are also presented.

Author(s)
Lebot, V.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243369)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Sweet potato: taxonomy and botany.

This chapter provides information on the taxonomic classification, morphological characteristics and cytology of sweet potatoes and its wild relatives.

Author(s)
Lebot, V.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243369)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Identification, morphology and biology of plant parasitic nematodes.

This chapter starts with a brief, simplified account of the basic morphology, anatomy and bionomics (including reproduction and development, hatching, host location and penetration) of plant parasitic nematodes, followed by illustrated descriptions that concentrate on the diagnostic features of the ...

Author(s)
Hunt, D. J.; Palomares-Rius, J. E.; Manzanilla-López, R. H.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391247)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Taxonomy, identification and principal species.

This chapter focuses on the morphological identification and taxonomic position of cyst nematodes from the subfamily Heteroderinae (Heterodera sp.) and subfamily Punctoderinae (Globodera, Punctodera, Cactodera, Dolichodera, Betulodera, Paradolichodera and Vittatidera spp.).

Author(s)
Handoo, Z. A.; Subbotin, S. A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390837)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Classification of and key for the identification of major taxa.

This chapter focuses on the higher categories of the subclass Acari, i.e. the superorders Parasitiformes and Acariformes. The key to families that identifies the lower categories of the superorder Acariformes and its 2 orders (Trombidiformes and Sarcoptiformes) is also presented.

Author(s)
Vacante, V.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939946)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The family Acaridae Latreille.

This chapter focuses on the diagnostic characteristics, economic importance, geographical distribution, host plants and other biological hosts and bio-ecology of members of the family Acaridae. Information on the symptomatology and damage of these pests and the various methods used in their control ...

Author(s)
Vacante, V.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939946)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Systematics and phylogeny of cattle.

This chapter provides a review of the systematic position of the genus Bos, gives a brief description of wild species and discusses ancient and recent phylogenetic hypotheses of interspecies relationships. A biogeographic scenario explaining their past and current geographic distributions is also...

Author(s)
Hassanin, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642215)
Type
Book chapter

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