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1 January 1982 The Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus as a Predator of the Bivalve Macoma balthica in the Dutch Wadden Sea
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J. B. Hulscher "The Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus as a Predator of the Bivalve Macoma balthica in the Dutch Wadden Sea," Ardea 55(1–2), 89-152, (1 January 1982). https://doi.org/10.5253/arde.v70.p89
Received: 3 July 1981; Published: 1 January 1982
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