Insects of the world by Anthony Wootton

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Published by Blandford, Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. Co. in London, New York .

Written in English

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StatementAnthony Wootton.
LC ClassificationsQL463 .W876 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL467612M
ISBN 100713723661
LC Control Number98189038

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—Library Journal An incredibly important, masterfully written and profusely illustrated work that belongs in the library of. Get this from a library. World book looks at insects and spiders.

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Hello, World. is a series designed to introduce first nonfiction concepts to babies and : Random House Children's Books. The eggs, larvae, pupae, and adults of certain insects have been eaten by humans from prehistoric times to the present day. Around 3, ethnic groups practice entomophagy.

Human insect-eating is common to cultures in most parts of the world, including Central and South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and New percent of the world's nations eat insects of 1, to 2, species.

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Responsibility: drawings, photos. and text, by Walter Linsenmaier ; translated from the German by Leigh E. Chadwick. Insects of the world. [Anthony Wootton] -- Insects of the World explains what insects are, how they originated and how they are distributed around the world.

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Expedition: Insects is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards for grades In the book, readers travel around the world to visit six different types of insects in their natural habitats. The young explorers learn about how evolution is responsible for all the.

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Each double page of the book contains a painted illustration of a plant and two species of insects, along with two kyōka (a poem style originating from waka, literally, Japanese poems).

Daniella Martin is author of Edible: An Adventure into the World of Eating Insects and the Last Great Hope to Save the Planet and host of Girl Meets Bug. Getty : Mandy Oaklander. Description: Cockroaches (or simply "roaches") are insects of the order Blattodea.

This name derives from the Latin word for "cockroach", blatta. Among the most well-known species are the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana, which is about 30 mm (1 inch) long, the German cockroach, Blattella germanica, about 15 mm (1/2 inch) long, the Asian cockroach, Blattella asahinai, also about.

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Designed as an introduction to the intriguing world of insect biology, this book examines familiar entomological topics in nontraditional ways.

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