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Insects in relation to national defense Powder post beetles by United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine

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Published by U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine in Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Lyctidae

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Other titlesPowder post beetles
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Pagination16 pages :
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL26198365M

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