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Ecology of microbial communities

Society for General Microbiology. Symposium

Ecology of microbial communities

by Society for General Microbiology. Symposium

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Published by Published for the Society for General Microbiology [by] Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Microbial ecology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by M. Fletcher, T.R.G. Gray, and J.G. Jones.
    ContributionsFletcher, Madilyn., Gray, T. R. G. 1937-, Jones, J. G., Society for General Microbiology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR100 .S63 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 440 p. :
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2734063M
    ISBN 100521331064
    LC Control Number86028344

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