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Ultimate Bug-opedia

The Most Complete Bug Reference Ever

By Darlyne Murawski

Welcome to the hidden world of the most popular bugs on Earth. Opening the beautiful and accessible pages of this book is like turning over a series of stones under which you'll find a fascinating array of the world's coolest creepy-crawlies. 

This fully photographic book profiles bugs, beetles, wasps, bees, ants, caterpillars, butterflies, dragonflies, spiders, flies, crickets and grasshoppers, and centipedes and millipedes. These profiles are accompanied by Did You Know? facts and fast facts including scientific name, size, diet, and habitat. Front matter includes a How to Use spread and thematic spreads covering topics from prehistoric insects to bugs around the world. In short, this book includes everything a young fact-hound needs to discover the weird, wacky, diverse, and fascinating world of bugs. 

Format

Book

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Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9781426313769


Format: Book
Author: Murawski, Darlyne
Title: Ultimate bug-opedia : the most complete bug reference ever : more than 400 amazing color photos throughout the book! / by Darlyne Murawski & Nancy Honovich.
Publisher Date: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]
Subject: Insects -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile.
Isbn: 9781426313769 (hardcover) 1426313764 (hardcover)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 8
Call Number: 595.703 Mur
Oclc: 857109718
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Bib Id: 503927

Format: Book
Author: Murawski, Darlyne, author.
Title: Ultimate bug-opedia : the most complete bug reference ever : more than 400 amazing color photos throughout the book! / by Darlyne Murawski & Nancy Honovich.
Publisher, Date: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]
Description: 271 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Subjects: Insects -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile.
Other Author: Honovich, Nancy, author.
Other Title: Ultimate bugopedia
Other Title: National Geographic kids ultimate bug-opedia
Other Title: National Geographic kids.
Notes: At head of title: National Geographic kids.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-265) and index.
Contents: Discovering bugs -- Simple metamorphosis : insect orders. Ephemeroptera : mayflies ; Dermaptera : earwigs ; Notoptera : icebugs and gladiators ; Plecoptera : stoneflies ; Phasmatodea : stick insects and leaf insects ; Orthoptera : grasshoppers, katydids, and crickets ; Mantodea : mantises ; Blattodea : termites and cockroaches ; Phthiraptera : lice ; Thysanoptera : thrips ; Hemiptera : scale insects, aphids, whiteflies, cicadas, treehoppers, planthoppers, leafhoppers, peanut bugs, bedbugs, and other true bugs -- Complete metamorphosis : insect orders. Coleoptera : beetles ; Megaloptera : alderflies, dobsonflies, and fishflies ; Neuroptera : lacewings and antlions ; Hymenoptera : ants, bees, sawflies, and wasps ; Siphonaptera : fleas ; Diptera : flies ; Trichoptera : caddisflies ; Lepidoptera : butterflies and moths -- More about bugs.
ISBN: 9781426313769 (hardcover)
ISBN: 1426313764 (hardcover)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 8
Call Number: 595.703 Mur