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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station in St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gall insects -- Ecology -- Congresses.,
  • Gall insects -- Evolution -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Peter W. Price, William J. Mattson, and Yuri N. Baranchikov.
    SeriesGeneral technical report NC ;, 174
    ContributionsPrice, Peter W., Mattson, William J., 1943-, Baranchikov, Yuri N., North Central Forest Experiment Station (Saint Paul, Minn.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD11 .A352 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL851524M
    LC Control Number95131728
    OCLC/WorldCa31469286


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