Genetic variation in seed and fruit characters in sugar maple
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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station in Broomall, Pa .
Written in English


  • Genetics.,
  • Sugar maple.

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Bibliography: p. 4.

Statementby William J. Gabriel.
SeriesForest Service research paper NE -- 404.
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service., Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)
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Pagination4 p. :
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Open LibraryOL17647465M

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