Plant nematology in Africa south of the Sahara by Paul Rhys Thomas

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  • Plant nematodes -- Abstracts,
  • Nematode diseases of plants -- Abstracts,
  • Nematoda -- Africa -- Abstracts

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Statement[by] P. R. Thomas [and] C. E. Taylor.
SeriesCommonwealth Bureau of Helminthology, St. Albans. Technical communication, no. 39
ContributionsTaylor, C. E.
LC ClassificationsQL386.A1 C65 no. 39
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 83 p.
Number of Pages83
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Open LibraryOL5520340M
ISBN 100851980007
LC Control Number73584576

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