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Catalogue of the ornithological collections in the museum of the Society.

Alpheus Hyatt

Catalogue of the ornithological collections in the museum of the Society.

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Published by Boston Society of Natural History in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boston Society of Natural History. -- Museum -- Ornithological collections -- Catalogs,
  • Penguins.

  • Edition Notes

    Fleming Collection

    Statementby Alpheus Hyatt ; with note on the osteology of the family by Elliott Coues.
    SeriesMiscellanea ornithologica -- v. 7
    ContributionsCoues, Elliott, 1842-1899., Boston Society of Natural History.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination17 p.
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19071488M


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