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The bats of Egypt

Mazin B. Qumsiyeh

The bats of Egypt

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Published by Texas Tech Press in Lubbock, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt.
    • Subjects:
    • Bats -- Egypt.,
    • Mammals -- Egypt.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMazin B. Qumsiyeh.
      SeriesSpecial publications / Museum, Texas Tech University,, no. 23, Special publications (Texas Tech University. Museum) ;, no. 23.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL737.C5 Q57 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination102 p. :
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2346385M
      ISBN 10089672137X, 0896721388
      LC Control Number86620910


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