This textbook has been designed to meet the needs of B.Sc. First Semester students of Botany as per the UGC Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). It acquaints students with general characteristics, classification and economic importance of various divisions of biodiversity i.e., Microbes, Algae, Fungi and Archegoniate. While it provides strong conceptual understanding of the subject, it also helps in developing scientific outlook of the student.
• Enriched with more than 650 well-labelled diagrams for easy understanding of the concepts
• Engaging part-end exercises, having close to 600 questions, for effective practice
• Collection of experiments at the end of the book to stimulate interest, aid in learning and memorize the practical aspect of the subject