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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Amphibians -- Research -- Methodology,
  • Amphibians -- Ecology -- Research -- Methodology,
  • Amphibians -- Conservation -- Research -- Methodology,
  • Amphibians -- Ecology -- Fieldwork,
  • Amphibians -- Conservation -- Fieldwork

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by C. Kenneth Dodd, Jr.
SeriesTechniques in ecology and conservation series, Techniques in ecology and conservation series
ContributionsDodd, C. Kenneth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL645.6 .A47 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 556 p. :
Number of Pages556
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24029737M
ISBN 100199541183, 0199541191
ISBN 109780199541188, 9780199541195
LC Control Number2010290719

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