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Orchids of Nilgiris

J. Joseph

Orchids of Nilgiris

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Published by Botanical Survey of India in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Nilgiris Hills
    • Subjects:
    • Orchids -- India -- Nilgiris Hills -- Classification.,
    • Orchids -- India -- Nilgiris Hills -- Identification.,
    • Botany -- India -- Nilgiris Hills -- Classification.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 184-186.

      StatementJ. Joseph.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK495.O64 J67 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 186 p., [2] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2163074M
      LC Control Number88900220

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