Long-term changes in coastal benthic communities

proceedings of a symposium, held in Brussels, Belgium, December 9-12, 1985
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Statementedited by C. Heip, B.F. Keegan, and J.R. Lewis.
SeriesDevelopments in hydrobiology ;, 38
ContributionsHeip, C., Keegan, B. F., Lewis, J. R. 1924-
LC ClassificationsQH135 .L66 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 339 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2739206M
ISBN 100061931373
LC Control Number86034279

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