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Mantises

Valerie Bodden

Mantises

by Valerie Bodden

  • 399 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Creative Paperbacks in Mankato, MN .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Valerie Bodden
SeriesCreepy creatures
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL505.83 .B63 2011b
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24452133M
ISBN 109780898125672
LC Control Number2010019600
OCLC/WorldCa636563287

Mantises are fascinating insects closely related to termites and cockroaches. All mantises are predatory and will eat anything they can catch including one another. Cannibalism is common among mantises, especially during the mating season. Though headless, this male is still ers: Mantid, (family Mantidae), also called mantis, praying mantid, or praying mantis, any of approximately 2, species of large, slow-moving insects that are characterized by front legs with enlarged femurs (upper portion) that have a groove lined with spines into which the tibia (lower portion) presses. Using their spined front legs, mantids, which feed exclusively on living insects, seize prey.

Feb 6, - Explore walkercindie's board "Bugs - Praying Mantis", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Praying mantis, Pray and Life cycles pins.   Buy a cheap copy of Manuelo, The Playing Mantis book by Don Freeman. One warm summer evening, a lonely praying mantis named Manuelo listens to the music of an outdoor concert. Manuelo wishes that he, too, could make music like the Free shipping over $/5(2).

  New research shows these ferocious insects don’t just hunt like robots. A praying mantis gets the bead on its prey, recorded at 1/10th of actual speed. Video by Dylan Scott. By Cara Giaimo A. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # GI5N More information about this seller Praying Mantises. Lisa J Amstutz (author) Published by Capstone Global Library , Oxford () ISBN ISBN


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close-up photos of mantises Author: Valerie Bodden. In this book, readers discover that praying mantises are one of the fiercest predators in the insect world. Engaging text is paired with eye-catching visuals of these colorful cannibals, introducing readers to some of the coolest species.

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