Zooplankton dynamics and hydrographic features of Ennore Estuary, Madras by M. B. Raghunathan

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Other titlesEnnore Estuary, Madras.
Statementby M.B. Raghunathan and M. Srinivasan.
SeriesRecords of the Zoological Survey of India. Miscellaneous publication ; occasional paper ;, no. 40
ContributionsSrinivasan, M. 1942-
LC ClassificationsQL123 .R34 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2827585M
LC Control Number83903197

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