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Photoprocesses, photoreceptors, and evolution

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Photobiology,
  • Photoreceptors,
  • Evolution (Biology)

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Edition Notes

StatementJerome J. Wolken.
LC ClassificationsQH515 .W64
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 317 p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5184944M
ISBN 100127620508
LC Control Number75003577

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