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2 edition of Australian rain-forest trees found in the catalog.

Australian rain-forest trees

W. D. Francis

Australian rain-forest trees

including notes on some of the tropical rain forests and descriptions of many tropical species.

by W. D. Francis

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Published by Published for Forestry and Timber Bureau by Angus & Robertson in Sydney .
Written in English

  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Trees -- Australia.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Australia.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK492 .F7 1951
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 469 p.
      Number of Pages469
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6118820M
      LC Control Number52024464

      A complete list of Australia Rainforest Trees would include: trees from Queensland, NSW, ACT, SA, TAS, WA and Victoria. We are listing only examples of species found in each state and include many offered for sale. Many of these trees are available for sale in Australia . Abc Rainforest Rainforest Abc by American Museum of Natural History, Abc Rainforest Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Abc Rainforest books, Offers an alphabet book with illustrations and facts about the rain forest and the plants and animals that live there for each letter of the alphabet, from the Amazon to zoochory, the.

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