3 edition of Tropical botany found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Kai Larsen and Lauritz B. Holm-Nielsen.|
|Contributions||Larsen, Kai., Holm-Nielsen, Lauritz B.|
|LC Classifications||QK474.5 .T76|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 453 p. :|
|Number of Pages||453|
|LC Control Number||79041003|
Get this from a library! Tropical botany: proceedings of a symposium held at the University of Aarhus on August , organized on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of this university. [Kai Larsen; Lauritz B Holm-Nielsen;].
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