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Mammal species of the world

Mammal species of the world

a taxonomic and geographic reference

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Published by Allen Press and the Association of Systematics Collections in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals -- Classification.,
  • Mammals -- Geographical distribution.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James H. Honacki, Kenneth E. Kinman, and James W. Koeppl.
    ContributionsHonacki, James H., Kinman, Kenneth E., Koeppl, James W., Association of Systematics Collections.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL708 .M35 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 694 p. ;
    Number of Pages694
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3489054M
    ISBN 100942924002
    LC Control Number82008751


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