Descriptions of some weevils reared from cotton in Peru

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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture , Washington, D.C
Cotton -- Diseases and pests., Bee
Statementby W. Dwight Pierce.
SeriesReport / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 102, Report (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 102.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture.
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22992686M

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