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Published by Published for the Zoological Society of London by Academic Press in New York] .
Written in English


  • Sense organs -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Invertebrates -- Physiology -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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StatementEdited by J. D. Carthy and G. E. Newell.
SeriesSymposia of the Zoological Society of London,, no. 23
ContributionsCarthy, J. D. 1923-, Newell, G. E., Zoological Society of London.
LC ClassificationsQP431 .I58
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 341 p.
Number of Pages341
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5602388M
LC Control Number68009105

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