Mushrooms and other common fungi of southern California
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Mushrooms and other common fungi of southern California by Robert Thomas Orr

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


  • Mushrooms -- California.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 88.

Statementby Robert T. and Dorothy B. Orr.
SeriesCalifornia natural history guides -- 22.
ContributionsOrr, Dorothy B.
LC ClassificationsQK617 .O75
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p.
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17757911M

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