Birds, butterflies and plant poisons
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Birds, butterflies and plant poisons a study in ecological chemistry by Lincoln Pierson Brower

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Published by New York Zoological Society in [New York .
Written in English


  • Mimicry (Biology),
  • Butterflies -- Trinidad and Tobago

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Edition Notes

StatementLincoln Pierson Brower and Jane Van Zandt Brower.
ContributionsBrower, Jane Van Zandt.
LC ClassificationsQH546 B761 1964
The Physical Object
PaginationP. 137-159 ;
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14781773M

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