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Author Waldbauer, Gilbert.
Title How not to be eaten [electronic resource] : the insects fight back / Gilbert Waldbauer ; with illustrations by James Nardi.
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  QL496 .W336 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 219 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-203) and index.
Contents Insects in the web of life -- The eaters of insects -- Fleeing and staying under cover -- Hiding in plain sight -- Bird dropping mimicry and other disguises -- Flash colors and eyespots -- Safety in numbers -- Defensive weapons and warning signals -- The predators' countermeasures -- Protection by deception.
Subject Insects -- Defenses.
Insects -- Predators of.
Related To Print version: Waldbauer, Gilbert. How not to be eaten. Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012. 9780520269125 0520269128 (DLC) 2011024488
ISBN 0520952464 (electronic bk.)
9780520952461 (electronic bk.)
9780520269125 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520269128 (cloth : alk. paper)