Centipedes of the British Isles by E. H. Eason

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Published by F. Warne in London, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain.,
  • British Isles.

Subjects:

  • Centipedes -- Great Britain.,
  • Myriapoda -- British Isles.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 285-290.

Book details

Statementby E.H. Eason.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL449 .E2
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 294 p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5975187M
LC Control Number66000598

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