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Published by F. A. Acland, printer to the King in Ottawa .
Written in English

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  • Canada.

Subjects:

  • Hawks.,
  • Buds -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 11-16.

Statementby P. A. Taverner.
SeriesCanada. Dept. of Mines. National Museum of Canada. Bulletin, no. 48., Biological ser., no. 13, Bulletin (National Museum of Canada),, no. 48., Bulletin (National Museum of Canada)., no. 13.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH1 .C13 no. 48
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. incl. 2 col. plates,
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL244678M
LC Control Numbercd 34000137
OCLC/WorldCa2530323

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