Scanning electron microscopy of ascosporic Aspergilli
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Published by Tip. Popolare in Pavia .
Written in English


  • Aspergillus.,
  • Scanning electron microscope.,
  • Ascospores.,
  • Fungi -- Identification.

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Edition Notes

StatementR. Locci.
LC ClassificationsQK623.A9 L6
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p. :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4925370M
LC Control Number76351721

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