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Beetle battles : one scientist's journey of adventure and discovery / Doug Emlen.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library J595.76 E (Text) 39493108668502 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250147110
  • Physical Description: 170 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-164) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Investigates how and why the tiny dung beetle developed massive evolutionary defensive capabilities and if the conditions leading to extreme beetle weapons may explain a similar evolution in the development of weapons by humans.
Subject: Beetles > Ecology > Juvenile literature.
Beetles > Evolution > Juvenile literature.
Animal weapons > Juvenile literature.
Animal defenses > Juvenile literature.

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