Identification of the rats of Thailand
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Identification of the rats of Thailand

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Published by Applied Scientific Research Corporation of Thailand in Bangkok .
Written in English


  • Muridae -- Thailand,
  • Rats -- Thailand

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Edition Notes

Statementby Joe T. Marshal and Somsak Pantuwatana.
ContributionsPantuwatana, Somsak
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18979627M

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