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Author Dalton, Stephen.

Title Spiders : the ultimate predators / Stephen Dalton.

Publication Info. Richmond Hill, Ont. ; Buffalo, N.Y. : Firefly Books, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  595.4 DA    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  595.44 DAL    AVAILABLE
 Rochelle SD 212 - Rochelle Twp HS Stacks - RSLY-12  595.44 DAL    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  595.44 DAL    AVAILABLE
Description 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-204) and index.
Summary Spiders: the Ultimate Predators features spectacular photographs and information on the 40,000 known species of spiders throughout the world, including their habitats, hunting techniques, anatomy, general characteristics, ranges, and techniques for catching prey.
Contents What is a spider? -- Nocturnal hunters -- Daylight visual hunters -- Jumping spiders -- Ambushers and lurkers -- Trappers: orderly webs -- Trappers: disorderly webs -- Tunnel-web builders -- The nonconformists -- Photographing spiders.
Subject Spiders.
Spiders -- Pictorial works.
Spider webs.
Araignées -- Ouvrages illustrés.
Toiles d'araignée.
ISBN 9781554073467 bound
1554073464 bound
9781554073498 paperback
1554073499 paperback

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