by State of Illinois, Dept. of Registration and Education, Natural History Survey Division in Urbana .
Written in English
|Statement||Richard R. Graber, Jean W. Graber, Ethelyn L. Kirk.|
|Series||Biological notes -- no. 86|
|Contributions||Graber, Jean Weber, 1924-, Kirk, Ethelyn L., Illinois. Natural History Survey Division|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||56 p. :|
|Number of Pages||56|
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