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Published by Tuna and Billfish Assessment Programme, South Pacific Commission in Noumea, New Caledonia .
Written in English

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Statementcompiled by Richard S. Farman.
SeriesHandbook / South Pacific Commission ;, no. 27, Handbook (South Pacific Commission) ;, no. 27.
ContributionsTuna and Billfish Assessment Programme.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/02461 (S)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 76 p. :
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2107869M
ISBN 109822030258
LC Control Number88159759

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