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Insect masquerades.

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insects -- Juvenile literature,
  • Mimicry (Biology) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Insects -- Habits and behavior,
  • Camouflage (Biology)

  • About the Edition

    Surveys the many techniques and devices used by insects to trap prey or escape their enemies through camouflage or trickery.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [91]

    StatementIllustrated by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL467 .S53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p.
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5608603M
    LC Control Number68016070

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