Insect travellers by Audrey D. Aitken

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .

Written in English

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  • Insect pests.,
  • Food storage pests.,
  • Insect pests -- Great Britain.,
  • Pest introduction -- Great Britain.,
  • Farm produce -- Transportation.

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Other titlesColeoptera.
StatementAudrey D. Aitken.
SeriesTechnical bulletin / Pest Infestation Control Laboratory ;, 31, Reference book / Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Agricultural Development and Advisory Service ;, 437, Technical bulletin (Pest Infestation Control Laboratory) ;, 31., Reference book (Great Britain. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) ;, 437.
LC ClassificationsSB931 .A37
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4947908M
ISBN 100112408915, 0112425607
LC Control Number76375809

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