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Insect polyembryony and its general biological aspects

Filippo Silvestri

Insect polyembryony and its general biological aspects

by Filippo Silvestri

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Published by Printed for the Museum in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insects -- Embryology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Filippo Silvestri.
    SeriesBulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College -- v. 81, no. 4, Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology -- v. 81, no. 4
    The Physical Object
    PaginationP. [469]-498, 4 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages498
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19222866M

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