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8 edition of Army ants found in the catalog.

Army ants

the biology of social predation

by William H. Gotwald

  • 236 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Comstock Pub. Associates in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Army ants.,
  • Insect societies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-282) and indexes.

    StatementWilliam H. Gotwald, Jr.
    SeriesThe Cornell series in arthropod biology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 G66 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 302 p., [20] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1107377M
    ISBN 100801426332, 0801499321
    LC Control Number94032642

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