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Report of a second deep-sea dredging expedition to the Gulf of St. Lawrence

with some remarks on the marine fisheries of the province of Quebec

by J. F. Whiteaves

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Published by s.n. in [Montreal? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine flora,
  • Zoology -- Maritime Provinces,
  • Marine biology -- Maritime Provinces,
  • Fisheries -- Quebec (Province),
  • Flore marine,
  • Zoologie -- Provinces Maritimes,
  • Biologie marine -- Provinces Maritimes,
  • Pêche commerciale -- Québec (Province)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.F. Whiteaves
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 25716, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 25716
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (15 fr.).
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24135169M
    ISBN 100665257163

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