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The sea-horse and its relatives

Author: Gilbert Percy Whitley; Joyce Allan
Publisher: Melbourne, Georgian House [1958]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this little book, the authors have presented the story of the most fascinating little creature in the sea--the Sea-horse, its lore and legends, its extraordinary domestic arrangements whereby the male carries out the baby-rearing duties normally allotted by nature to the female--and they have given some account to the Australian kinds, together with a list of all the species known from the world.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Whitley, Gilbert Percy, 1903-1975.
Sea-horse and its relatives.
Melbourne, Georgian House [1958]
(OCoLC)656196361
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert Percy Whitley; Joyce Allan
OCLC Number: 1434727
Description: 84 pages illustrations 24 cm
Responsibility: [by] Gilbert Whitley and Joyce Allan.

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In this little book, the authors have presented the story of the most fascinating little creature in the sea--the Sea-horse, its lore and legends, its extraordinary domestic arrangements whereby the male carries out the baby-rearing duties normally allotted by nature to the female--and they have given some account to the Australian kinds, together with a list of all the species known from the world.

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