Paleobotany: the biology and evolution of fossil plants. Edith L. Taylor, Michael Krings, Thomas N. Taylor

Paleobotany: the biology and evolution of fossil plants


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Paleobotany: the biology and evolution of fossil plants Edith L. Taylor, Michael Krings, Thomas N. Taylor
Publisher: Academic Press




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