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Descriptions of Bolca fishes

Charles Rochester Eastman

Descriptions of Bolca fishes

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Published by Printed for the Museum in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

  • Fishes, Fossil.,
  • Paleontology -- Italy.,
  • Paleontology -- Eocene.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby C.R. Eastman.
    SeriesBulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College -- v. 46, no. 1, Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology -- v. 46, no. 1
    The Physical Object
    PaginationP. 1-36, 2 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19024361M

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