Aquatic plants of Illinois an illustrated manual including species submersed, floating, and some of shallow water and muddy shores by Glen Spelman Winterringer

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Published by Dept. of Registration & Education, Illinois State Museum Division : Dept. of Conservation, Division of Fisheries in Springfield .

Written in English

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  • Freshwater plants -- Illinois -- Identification.,
  • Wetland plants -- Illinois -- Identification.

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StatementGlen S. Winterringer, Alvin C. Lopinot.
SeriesIllinois State Museum popular science series,, v. 6
ContributionsLopinot, Alvin C., joint author., Illinois State Museum., Illinois. Division of Fisheries.
LC ClassificationsQK157 .W54 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination142 p. (p. 142 blank) :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4241005M
LC Control Number80621674

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