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Communication among social bees by Martin Lindauer

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bees.,
  • Insects -- Behavior.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMartin Lindauer.
SeriesHarvard books in biology -- no.2
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 161p. :
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22146011M
ISBN 100674147855

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