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Published by Kansas Biological Survey in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English


  • Vertebrates -- Kansas -- Bibliography.,
  • Animals -- Kansas -- Bibliography.

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementGeorge D. Potts, Joseph T. Collins, Kate Shaw.
ContributionsCollins, Joseph T., Shaw, Kate, 1957-
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19320504M

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