by Department of Agriculture. Science Service. Division of Entomology in Ottawa .
Written in English
|Series||Miscellaneous publication series -- Nu. ME-1|
|Contributions||United States. War Dept., Canada. Agriculture, Dept. of. Division of Entomology|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||22|
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