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Wood destroying insects

J. W. Creffield

Wood destroying insects

wood borers and termites

by J. W. Creffield

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Published by CSIRO Australia in East Melbourne, Vic., Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Termites -- Australia -- Identification.,
  • Wood borers -- Identification.,
  • Wood -- Australia -- Deterioration.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 38).

    StatementJ.W. Creffield.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA423.6 .C74 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20852125M
    ISBN 100643051511

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