grasshoppers of California (Orthoptera: Acridoidea) by Henry F. Strohecker

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

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Bibliography: p. 133-136.

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Statementby H. F. Strohecker, Woodrow W. Middlekauff, and David C. Rentz.
SeriesBulletin of the California Insect Survey, v. 10, Bulletin of the California Insect Survey ;, v. 10.
ContributionsMiddlekauff, Woodrow Wilson, 1913- joint author., Rentz, David C., joint author.
LC ClassificationsQL475.C3 C3 vol. 10
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 177 p.
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5637335M
LC Control Number68065189

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