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Life on earth : an encyclopedia of biodiversity, ecology, and evolution / edited by Niles Eldredge. p. cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1-57607-286-X (hardcover : alk. paper) ISBN 1-57607-744-6 (e-book)
1. Biological diversity—Encyclopedias. 2. Biological diversity conservation—Encyclopedias. 3. Ecology—Encyclopedias. 4. Evolution (Biology)—Encyclopedias. I. Eldredge, Niles.
QH541.15.B56 L54 2002
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