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Cooperative forest genetics research program. Second progress report, June 1957. By Thomas O. Perry and Wang Chi Wu. by Thomas Oliver Perry

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Published by University of Florida School of Forestry in [Gainesville] .
Written in English


  • Forests and forestry -- Southern States,
  • Genetics.,
  • Tree breeding

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Edition Notes

SeriesUniversity of Florida. School of Forestry. Research report no. 4
ContributionsWang, Chi-Wu, 1913-
LC ClassificationsSD399.5 P47
The Physical Object
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17321004M

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