Notes on insects and plants by F. L. Harvey

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Published by Maine Agricultural Experiment Station in Orono .

Written in English

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  • Insect pests,
  • Weeds

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Statement[F.L. Harvey]
SeriesBulletin / Maine Agricultural Experiment Station -- no. 61
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 32-44 :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25618353M

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