Economic Botany

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Ethnobotanical notes from Amazonian Brazil

  • Ghillean T. Prance
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© The New York Botanical Garden 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ghillean T. Prance
    • 1
  1. 1.B. A. Krukoff Curator of Amazonian Botany, the New York Botanical Garden

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