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Adaptations to the cold

International Hibernation Symposium (10th 1996 Tasmania)

Adaptations to the cold

tenth International Hibernation Symposium

by International Hibernation Symposium (10th 1996 Tasmania)

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Published by University of New England Press in Armidale, NSW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hibernation -- Congresses,
  • Cold adaptation -- Congresses,
  • Mammals -- Wintering -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors Fritz Geiser, A.J. Hulbert, Stewart C. Nicol
    ContributionsGeiser, Fritz, Hulbert, A. J, Nicol, Stewart C
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 404 p. :
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14993663M
    ISBN 101875821341


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