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9 edition of Praying mantises found in the catalog.

Praying mantises

by Connie Colwell Miller

  • 310 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Capstone Press in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mantodea -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Praying mantis -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 23) and index.

    Statementby Connie Colwell Miller.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesBridgestone Books. World of insects, World of insects.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL505.83 .M55 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3294215M
    ISBN 100736837108
    LC Control Number2004014835
    OCLC/WorldCa55746571

    Let read to learn all about Praying Mantises, their characteristics, and their behaviors. Praying Mantises can turn their heads in many directions, use camouflage, and they have unique folding arms. Read this book to discover the importance of these unique characteristics.   As a result, some important data is omitted. For instance, the texts in Moths and Praying Mantises fail to identify their subjects as insects, although that information can be gleaned from the glossaries. Praying Mantises does not explain what lenses are, although the word is used in the text as well as in the :

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    The Benefits of Keeping Praying Mantis as Pets. Firstly, praying mantis are absolutely fascinating to watch. While they may lie motionless for hours on end, this is all part of a ruse; quite simply this is how mantis hunt. In nature, they hide in flowers and bushes, waiting for an unsuspecting insect to wander past unawares. The praying mantis is a fearsome predator, eating insects many times its own size, as well as the occasional mouse, salamander, and even hummingbird! Hungry mantises may even gobble up other mantises. This book details the life cycle of these fascinating carnivores, from birth through various molts and into adulthood.


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