Published 1987 by Munksgaard International Booksellers and Publishers in Copenhagen K, Denmark .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||edited by Mats Sonesson.|
|Series||Ecological bulletins,, 38.|
|Contributions||Sonesson, Mats, 1930-, Naturvetenskapliga forskningsrådet (Sweden)., Sweden. Forskningsrådsnämnden.|
|LC Classifications||QH84.1 .R47 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||112 p. :|
|Number of Pages||112|
|LC Control Number||2003275117|
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