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The Resource Deadly frogs, by Meish Goldish ; consultant, Professor Bryan Grieg Fry, Head of Venom Evolution Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia

Deadly frogs, by Meish Goldish ; consultant, Professor Bryan Grieg Fry, Head of Venom Evolution Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia

Label
Deadly frogs
Title
Deadly frogs
Statement of responsibility
by Meish Goldish ; consultant, Professor Bryan Grieg Fry, Head of Venom Evolution Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia
Creator
Contributor
Author
Consultant
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 2015, scientist Carlos Jared made an amazing discovery while studying frogs in Brazil. After picking up a small frog with his bare hands, Jared immediately felt a sharp pain, which lasted for hours. He didn't know what caused it. At the time, Jared didn't realize he had just made an important scientific discovery. He had found a frog covered with tiny spines that can inject venom! Learn all about deadly frogs in this engrossing new narrative nonfiction book for young readers. It's packed with exciting wildlife encounters, cutting-edge science, and loads of info about venom and its deadly effects
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldish, Meish
Dewey number
597.8/77
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Age 6-12
LC call number
QL668.E233
LC item number
G65 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fry, Bryan
Series statement
Envenomators
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dendrobatidae
  • Dendrobatidae
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Deadly frogs, by Meish Goldish ; consultant, Professor Bryan Grieg Fry, Head of Venom Evolution Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A terrible pain -- Mystery solved -- A second discovery -- Frog studies -- Other deadly frogs -- A powerful poison -- What's in a name? -- Frog defenses [or] helpful poison? -- Research today -- Deadly frogs: profiles
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781684026586
Lccn
2018010870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • on1028583696
  • (OCoLC)1028583696
Label
Deadly frogs, by Meish Goldish ; consultant, Professor Bryan Grieg Fry, Head of Venom Evolution Laboratory, School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A terrible pain -- Mystery solved -- A second discovery -- Frog studies -- Other deadly frogs -- A powerful poison -- What's in a name? -- Frog defenses [or] helpful poison? -- Research today -- Deadly frogs: profiles
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781684026586
Lccn
2018010870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • on1028583696
  • (OCoLC)1028583696

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