New Zealand spiders

Linyphiidae, Mynogleninae, Linyphiinae by A. D. Blest

Publisher: Canterbury Museum in Canberra, Australia

Written in English
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 246
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  • New Zealand.

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  • Spiders -- New Zealand.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 30).

StatementA.D. Blest and C.J. Vink.
SeriesRecords of the Canterbury Museum., no. 17
ContributionsVink, C. J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL458.4 .B64 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3345364M
LC Control Number2004353143

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