The incidence of mistletoe ( Viscum album ssp. abietis) on silver fir ( Abies alba) in Croatia

Idžojtić, Marilena; Pernar, Renata; Glavaš, Milan; Zebec, Marko; Diminić, Danko
February 2008
Biologia;Feb2008, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p81
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