Additions to the flora of Vancouver Island

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  • Botany -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Island.

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Statementby J.M. Macoun.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 84051
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (13 fr.)
Number of Pages13
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Open LibraryOL18737253M
ISBN 100665840519

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