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The influence of temperature on the rate of locomotion in amoeba...

by Alphonse Mary Schwitalla

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Published in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amoeba,
  • Temperature -- Physiological effect

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p.l.,311 [1] l.
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22883399M

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