Bacula of North American mammals. by William Henry Burt

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Published by Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor .

Written in English

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Places:

  • America.

Subjects:

  • Penis.,
  • Mammals -- America.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 70-75.

Book details

StatementIllus. by William L. Brudon.
SeriesMuseum of Zoology, University of Michigan. Miscellaneous publications,, no. 113
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL878 .B85
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5815322M
LC Control Number60063020
OCLC/WorldCa1892700

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