1 edition of Biotelemetry applications for captive animal care and research found in the catalog.
Biotelemetry applications for captive animal care and research
by American Association of Zoological Park & Aquariums in [Wheeling, W. Va.]
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Cheryl S. Asa.|
|Series||American Association of Zoological Parks & Aquariums symposium ;, no. 1|
|Contributions||Asa, Cheryl S.|
|LC Classifications||SF408 .B56 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 59 p. :|
|Number of Pages||59|
|LC Control Number||92103961|
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