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Extraordinary insects

Author: Matt Turner; Santiago Calle
Publisher: Minneapolis : Hungry Tomato, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how the abilities of some insects have helped them to survive for 400 million years, including the group behavior of ants, the scavenger habits of cockroaches, the adaptations of weevils, and the defensive capabilities of beetles.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Turner, Matt, 1964-
Extraordinary insects.
Minneapolis : Hungry Tomato, [2017]
(DLC) 2016024499
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Turner; Santiago Calle
ISBN: 9781512415568 1512415561 9781512430790 151243079X
OCLC Number: 950611491
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Extraordinary insects --
Great survivors --
Working together --
Fearsome larvae --
Borers and battlers --
Incredible hulks --
Leaf lookalikes --
Cool camouflage --
Glowing in the dark --
Beetle defenses --
Big builders --
Record-breaking insects --
Amazing insect feats.
Responsibility: by Matt Turner ; illustrated by Santiago Calle.

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Describes how the abilities of some insects have helped them to survive for 400 million years, including the group behavior of ants, the scavenger habits of cockroaches, the adaptations of weevils, and the defensive capabilities of beetles.

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