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Published by Servicio Editorial, Universidad del País Vasco in [Leioa-Vizcaya, Spain] .
Written in English


  • Primates -- Cytogenetics.,
  • Primates -- Speciation.

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Edition Notes

StatementYves Rumpler, Bernard Dutrillaux.
SeriesCell biology reviews =, Revisiones sobre biología celular,, vol. 23, Revisiones sobre biología celular ;, vol. 23.
ContributionsDutrillaux, Bernard.
LC ClassificationsQL737.P9 R85 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1328558M
LC Control Number92208190

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