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The mystery of Darwin's frog

Author: Martha L Crump; Steve Jenkins; Edel Rodriguez
Publisher: Honesdale, Penn. : Boyds Mills Press, an imprint of Highlights, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Explores the scientific relevance of an exotic frog, Rhinoderma darwinii, discovered by Charles Darwin in 1834, describing how researchers came to the surprising realization that the males of the species care for their developing young.--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martha L Crump; Steve Jenkins; Edel Rodriguez
ISBN: 9781590788646 1590788648
OCLC Number: 805655056
Notes: Rhinoderma darwinii.
Awards: Commended for Colorado Book Award (Children's Literature) 2014
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 980
Description: 39 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Marty Crump ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins and Edel Rodriguez.
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Explores the scientific relevance of an exotic frog, Rhinoderma darwinii, discovered by Charles Darwin in 1834, describing how researchers came to the surprising realization that the males of the species care for their developing young.--

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