Freshwater fishes of the world

by Sterba, GuМ€nther.

Publisher: Vista Books in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 878 Downloads: 603
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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated and revised by Denys W. Tucker.
ContributionsTucker, Denys W.
The Physical Object
Pagination878p.,ill.,25cm
Number of Pages878
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21254472M

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