|definition||This group covers plant biology.
• plant pathology other than that associated with plant protection procedures used in agriculture and horticulture; and
• phycology (including algae and marine grasses).
|scope note||a) Palaeobotany and palynology (other than palynology associated with ecological studies)
are included in Group 3705 Geology.
b) Cell and molecular biology not specific to plants or animals is included in Group 3101 Biochemistry and cell biology.
c) Plant ecology and palynology associated with ecological studies is included in Group 3103 Ecology.
d) Plant and fungus systematics and taxonomy are included in Group 3104 Evolutionary biology.
e) Plant sciences or plant pathology associated with agriculture, forestry or primary production is included in Division 30 Agricultural, veterinary and food sciences.
f) Mycology, which for the purpose of this classification includes the study of lichen, is included in Group 3107 Microbiology.
|in scheme||1297.0 ANZSRC - Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification, 2020: Fields of Research (FoR) original|