Spiders of the World / Edition 2

Spiders of the World / Edition 2

by Rod Preston-Mafham, Ken Preston-Mafham, David Alderton
     
 

ISBN-10: 081605214X

ISBN-13: 9780816052141

Pub. Date: 04/28/2003

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

They spin their web to trap quarry, but haven't yet snared the affections of most humans. Currently, over 30,000 species of spider have been recognized, and they occupy nearly every terrestrial habitat. Superb original photographs, diagrams, drawings, and informative text cover classification of all the arachnid types, with special attention paid to their defense…  See more details below

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They spin their web to trap quarry, but haven't yet snared the affections of most humans. Currently, over 30,000 species of spider have been recognized, and they occupy nearly every terrestrial habitat. Superb original photographs, diagrams, drawings, and informative text cover classification of all the arachnid types, with special attention paid to their defense mechanisms, mimicry and camouflage, courtship and mating rituals, prey capture and feeding. 192 pages, 40 color illus., 80 b/w illus., 6 X 9.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816052141
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2003
Series:
Of the World Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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