Interactions between fish, mysis and zooplankton in Lough Neagh.
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Published by The Author] in [S.l .
Written in English

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Thesis (D.Phil.)- University of Ulster, 1996.

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Pagination[x], 288p., [27]p., tables :
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL17165023M

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