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Life of marsupials.

C. H. Tyndale-Biscoe

Life of marsupials.

by C. H. Tyndale-Biscoe

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Published by Edward Arnold in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marsupials

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [233]-248.

    SeriesContemporary biology, Series of student texts in contemporary biology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.M3 T96 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13574007M
    OCLC/WorldCa693194

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