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Animal defenses

Author: Christina Wilsdon
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, 2009.
Series: Animal behavior
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Insects that look like leaves, snakes that play dead, fish that fly, and toads with poisonous skin - these animals are among the many creatures that defend themselves in fascinating ways. Almost every animal is hunted as food by some other kind of animal and has developed ways to defend itself against predators. "Animal Defenses" presents the wide variety of physical and behavioral adaptations used by animals in  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christina Wilsdon
ISBN: 9781604130898 160413089X
OCLC Number: 253637786
Description: 136 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Animal behavior
Responsibility: Christina Wilsdon.
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Insects that look like leaves, snakes that play dead, fish that fly, and toads with poisonous skin - these animals are among the many creatures that defend themselves in fascinating ways. This title  Read more...

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