Microclimate, vegetation and fauna by Ph Stoutjesdijk

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Subjects:

  • Biotic communities.,
  • Microclimatology.,
  • Plant-atmosphere relationships.,
  • Vegetation and climate.

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StatementPh. Stoutjesdijk and J.J. Barkman.
ContributionsBarkman, J. J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH543 .S76 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14652402M
ISBN 100097162221

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