Stanford University Publications, University Series, Vol. 1

Stanford University Publications, University Series, Vol. 1 : Biological Sciences (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Stanford University Publications, University Series, Vol. 1: Biological Sciences It is probable that the Scale - insect fauna of no area of comparable extent, unless it be that of the region surrounding the Mesilla Valley in New Mexico, is better known than is that of the Santa Cruz Peninsula in California. Nor is it probable that there are many areas 'oi similar extent in which this group Of insects is represented by a larger or more diversified list of species. Small as this peninsula is, more species are now known to occur out of doors within it than have been recorded in any of the various state lists that have been published (deducting synonyms), and it should be borne in mind that in all these lists there are included numerous species known only from their occurrence in greenhouses. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 366 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 19mm | 490g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243171641
  • 9780243171644