Animal Chemical Combat: Poisons, Smells, and Slime

Animal Chemical Combat: Poisons, Smells, and Slime

by Susan K. Mitchell




Chemical weapons are some of the best defenses in the animal world. Whether the weapon is stinky like a skunk's or deadly like a poison dart frog's, it can really pack a punch. Even the smallest animal can escape a predator using its built-in chemical weapons!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766032941
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/28/2008
Series: Amazing Animal Defenses Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Stinging, Stinky, Sticky Stuff 4

Chapter 2 That Stinks! 12

Chapter 3 Pretty but Poisonous 20

Chapter 4 Bombs Away! 28

Chapter 5 Deep Sea Slime 36

Defense Academy for Humans 43

Glossary 45

Further Reading & Internet Addresses 47

Index 48

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