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A Red Bird in a Brown Bag The Function and Evolution of Colorful Plumage in the House Finch (Oxford Ornithology Series) by Geoffrey E. Hill

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General,
  • Life Sciences - Evolution,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9422905M
ISBN 100195148495
ISBN 109780195148497
OCLC/WorldCa149077095

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