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Plant Taxonomy Phytogeography and Related Subjects The Davis and Hedge Festschrift

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Published by Edinburgh University Press .
Written in English


  • Botany & plant sciences,
  • Science,
  • Taxonomic Botany,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Gardening / General,
  • Classification,
  • Phytogeography,
  • Plants

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Edition Notes

ContributionsKit Tan (Editor), R. R. Mill (Editor), Thomas S. Elias (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8280902M
ISBN 100852246382
ISBN 109780852246382

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