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Report of expedition to collect wild species of potato

Report of expedition to collect wild species of potato

February 1 - April 15, 1993 and January 1 - February 26, 1994

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Potatoes -- Bolivia -- Genetics,
  • Potatoes -- Varieties -- Bolivia,
  • Scientific expeditions -- Bolivia

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollectors and authors of report, David M. Spooner ... [et al.].
    ContributionsSpooner, David M., United States. Agricultural Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17788406M
    OCLC/WorldCa32250679

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