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A Comparison of 2 Methods and Different Media for Isolating Frankia From Casuarina Root-nodules

Bibliographic reference Rosbrook, PA. ; Burggraaf, AJP. ; Reddell, P.. A Comparison of 2 Methods and Different Media for Isolating Frankia From Casuarina Root-nodules. In: Plant and Soil : international journal on plant-soil relationships, Vol. 120, no. 2, p. 187-193 (1989)
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