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Published by Carnegie Institution of Washington in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Desert plants,
  • Plant ecology,
  • Cactus

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    Statementby D. T. Macdougal and E. S. Spalding.
    SeriesCarnegie Institution of Washington publication, no. 141
    ContributionsSpalding, E. S., joint author.
    LC ClassificationsQK922 .M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 77 p. incl. tables, diagrs.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6527156M
    LC Control Number11001316

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