Shells of New Zealand

an illustrated handbook by A. W. B. Powell

Publisher: Whitcombe & Tombs in Christchurch]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 203 Downloads: 510
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Places:

  • New Zealand.

Subjects:

  • Mollusks -- New Zealand.

Edition Notes

Statementby A. W. B. Powell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL428 .P6 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination203 p.
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5936428M
LC Control Number65003893
OCLC/WorldCa1575608

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