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The habits and economic importance of alligators

Remington Kellogg

The habits and economic importance of alligators

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alligators.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Remington Kellogg.
    SeriesTechnical bulletin / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 147, Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 147.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture.
    Classifications
    LC Classifications[S21.A73 no. 147]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p., 2 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23002605M
    LC Control Number30000061


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