On a new genus of Liliaceæ from east tropical Africa

by John Kirk

Publisher: R. Taylor in London

Written in English
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  • Liliaceae -- Africa, East.

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Statementby John Kirk ; read May 5, 1864.
SeriesLandmarks of science II
LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QK495.L72 .H35
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 497-499, [1] leaf of plates
Number of Pages499
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19891117M

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