ix, 315p., Col. Plts., Figs., Tables, Index, 25 cm.
The present volume deals about the microbial diversity comprising 25 reviews papers and research papers from outstanding scientists of India. This will povide a new sight in basic and applied research related to plants and microbial diversity. It mainly includes fungal, bacterial and nematode diversity, mushrooms cultivation, bio-fertilizers, disease resistance, biological control, plant disease management, plant diseases and role of microbes in soil fertility.