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Melvil Decimal System: 591.99

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Information
195,291
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
181,886
πŸ’­
2
Religion
459,268
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,012,288
πŸ‘«
4
Language
129,832
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
321,836
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
748,891
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
692,253
🎨
8
Literature
923,945
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
588,112
πŸ—Ώ
50
General Science
24,812
πŸ”¬
51
Mathematics
61,768
βž—
52
Astronomy
17,348
🌌
53
Physics
34,083
🍎
54
Chemistry
21,970
βš—
55
Earth sciences & geology
28,081
🌎
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,367
πŸ’€
57
Life Sciences
45,860
🐠
58
Botany
17,589
🌿
59
Zoology
63,958
🐼
590
General Zoology
4,334
🐼
591
Specific Topics In Zoology
11,878
🐣
592
Invertebrates
698
πŸ›
593
Protozoa; Radiates
460
θœ‡
594
Mollusks
1,031
🐚
595
Articulates
8,846
🐞
596
Vertebrates
760
πŸ‚
597
Fishes; Amphibians
7,347
🐸
598
Birds ; Aves
12,117
🐊
599
Mammals
16,487
🐰
591.0
Physiologic Zoology
373
591.1
Physiology
870
591.2
Pathology
65
591.3
Embryology
662
591.4
Morphology; Comparative anatomy; Homologies
882
591.5
Habits and behavior
3,696
591.6
Economic
500
591.7
Organography; Descriptive anatomy
1,473
591.8
Histology
65
591.9
Geographic distribution of animals
1,707
591.90
113
591.91
13
591.92
Ocean, marine fauna
324
591.93
4
591.94
Europe
118
591.95
Asia
53
591.96
Africa
177
591.97
North America
312
591.98
South America
55
591.99
Pacific
275
591.990591.991591.992
1
591.993
Australasia
23
591.994
Australia
200
591.995
New Guinea
1
591.996
Polynesia
12
591.997
2
591.998
Polar Regions
33
591.999
2

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