Some common marine fishes of British Columbia by George Clifford Carl

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  • Marine fishes -- British Columbia

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Bibliography: p. 82-83.

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Statementby G. Clifford Carl. Illustrations by Frank L. Beebe.
SeriesBritish Columbia Provincial Museum. Dept. of Recreation and Conservation. Handbook no. 23, Handbook (British Columbia Provincial Museum) -- no. 23.
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p.
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13540539M
OCLC/WorldCa1475726

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