Notes on the birds described by Pallas in the Adumbratiuncula of Vroegs Catalogue
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Notes on the birds described by Pallas in the Adumbratiuncula of Vroegs Catalogue

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English


  • Birds -- Nomenclature.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles W. Richmond.
SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections -- v. 47, art. 22, Publication -- 1551, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 1551.
ContributionsVroeg, Adrian., Pallas, Peter Simon, 1741-1811.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 342-347 ;
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22941090M
LC Control Number16011010

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