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Evolutionary ecology of neotropical freshwater fishes

proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Systematics and Evolutionary Ecology of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes, held at DeKalb, Illinois, U.S.A., June 14-18, 1982

by International Symposium on Systematics and Evolutionary Ecology of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes (1st 1982 De Kalb, Ill.)

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Published by Dr W. Junk Publishers, Kluwer Academic Publishers [distributor] in The Hague, Boston, Hingham, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Fishes -- Evolution -- Latin America -- Congresses.,
    • Freshwater fishes -- Ecology -- Latin America -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Thomas M. Zaret.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesDevelopments in environmental biology of fishes ;, 3
      ContributionsZaret, Thomas M., 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL618.2 .I58 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination173 p. :
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3179646M
      ISBN 109061938236
      LC Control Number83022238

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