Some new species of Pacific coast Ribes. by Alice Eastwood

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StatementBy Alice Eastwood.
SeriesProceedings of the California academy of sciences. 3d series. Botany., Vol. II, no. 7
LC ClassificationsQ11 .C24 vol. 2, no. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.l., 241-254 p.
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6986296M
LC Control Number07023276

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