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Animal populations in relation to their food resources

Animal populations in relation to their food resources

a symposium of the British Ecological Society, Aberdeen, 24-28 March 1969. Edited by Adam Watson.

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Published in Oxford, Blackwell [1970] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal populations -- Congresses,
  • Animal nutrition -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesBritish Ecological Society. Symposium no. 10
    ContributionsWatson, Adam.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 477 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19241420M

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