Australian insects

a natural history by Bert Brunet

Publisher: Reed New Holland in Sydney

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]) and index.

StatementBert Brunet.
LC ClassificationsQL487 .B77 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3988958M
ISBN 101876334436
LC Control Number2001320807

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