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Zooplankton production proceedings of a symposium held in Plymouth, England, 15-19 August 1994 by

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Published by Academic Press in London .
Written in English


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Also issued as ICES marine science symposia, vol.200.

Statementguest editor: Roger Harris.
SeriesICES journal of marine science -- vol.52 (3-4)
ContributionsHarris, Roger., International Council for the Exploration of the Sea.
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Open LibraryOL19578741M

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