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The Resource Show-offs, Margaret McPhee

Show-offs, Margaret McPhee

Label
Show-offs
Title
Show-offs
Statement of responsibility
Margaret McPhee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pictures and text show how different animals use posture, plumage, or other natural decoration to warn, elude, or engage in courtship
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
591.56/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL49
LC item number
.M5193 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
  • Weird and wonderful
  • Astonishing animals, bizarre behavior
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Show-offs, Margaret McPhee
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index
Contents
Colorful creatures -- Bright and beautiful -- Warning colors -- Black and white -- Spotlight on butterflies -- Making light -- Changing colors -- See-through -- Dressed to impress -- Land, air, and sea -- Scare tactics -- Making a noise -- Spotlight on hummingbirds -- Aerial acrobatics -- Everyday living -- Spikes and shells -- Courtship and mating -- Finding a mate -- Spotlight on sounds and signals -- Birdsong -- Undersea communication -- Fighting for a mate -- Spotlight on giant beetles -- Showy feathers -- Elaborate dances -- Courtship rituals -- Spotlight on bowerbirds -- Gift giving
Control code
ocn707969607
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780753467220
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 1390343
Label
Show-offs, Margaret McPhee
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index
Contents
Colorful creatures -- Bright and beautiful -- Warning colors -- Black and white -- Spotlight on butterflies -- Making light -- Changing colors -- See-through -- Dressed to impress -- Land, air, and sea -- Scare tactics -- Making a noise -- Spotlight on hummingbirds -- Aerial acrobatics -- Everyday living -- Spikes and shells -- Courtship and mating -- Finding a mate -- Spotlight on sounds and signals -- Birdsong -- Undersea communication -- Fighting for a mate -- Spotlight on giant beetles -- Showy feathers -- Elaborate dances -- Courtship rituals -- Spotlight on bowerbirds -- Gift giving
Control code
ocn707969607
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780753467220
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 1390343

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