Fish ecology
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Published by Blackie Academic & Professional in London .
Written in English


  • Fishes -- Ecology

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Edition Notes

Bibliographie (p. [193]-203) et index.

StatementR.J. Wootton.
SeriesTertiary level biology
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 212 p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17619684M
ISBN 100751403067

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