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Biogeography

C. Barry Cox

Biogeography

an ecological and evolutionary approach

by C. Barry Cox

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Published by Blackwell Scientific in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.: 1985.

StatementC. Barry Cox and Peter D. Moore.
ContributionsMoore, Peter D. 1942-
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 326p. :
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22622125M
ISBN 100632029676


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