916313 Diagnosis of biotic and abiotic damage of forest trees


Type
Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Kirisits, Thomas , Hoch, Gernot
Organisation
Institute of Forest Entomology, Forest Pathology and Forest Protection (IFFF)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

Theoretical background and practice of differential diagnosis of biotic and abiotic damage of forest trees: symptomatology, collection, transport and storage of specimens; pathogenic micro-organisms, parasitic flowering plants, insects, mites, abiotic and anthropogenic damages.

Previous knowledge expected



Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Basic skills in differential diagnosis of biotic and abiotic damage of forest trees. Recognizing and evaluating signs and symptoms of diseases, understanding pathological processes, ability to determine the causal agent responsible for the damage.
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