The effect of naphthalene on survival and activity of the amphipodParhyale

@article{Lee1978TheEO,
  title={The effect of naphthalene on survival and activity of the amphipodParhyale},
  author={W. Y. Lee and J. Nicol},
  journal={Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology},
  year={1978},
  volume={20},
  pages={233-240}
}
  • W. Y. Lee, J. Nicol
  • Published 1978
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

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