Zombie birds, astronaut fish, and other weird animals / Becky Crew..
- ISBN: 9781440563355 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1440563357 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
- Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, 
- Copyright: ©2012
|General Note:|| Originally published under title: Zombie tits, astronaut fish, and other weird animals. Sydney : NewSouth, c2012.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-231) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| pt. 1. Hunters. The most powerful punch on earth? ; A mouse in wolf's clothing ; Birds coming for your brains ; The sock-loving vampire spider ; A slime-wielding predator ; The spider-eating spider ; A mind-controlling parasite ; Isopod got your tongue? ; The master deceiver ; Killer cone snail ; The mystery of the sawfish's saw -- pt. 2. Lovers abd fighters. All-female lizard tribe ; The loudest penis on earth ; Battle of the genitals ; The impossible mates ; Don't trust them with your offspring ; Your mother wants you to eat her ; Fruit bat fellatio ; It's time to become gonads ; Sexy monkeys bathe in urine ; Secret boys' club ; A love affair with beer gone wrong ; Won't rat you out for chocolate -- pt. 3. Ancient creatures. The largest feathered animal ever ; A venomous dinosaur? ; What's that on your face? ; King of the rabbits ; Microraptor shows its true colours ; Night vision for hunters ; Horses the size of house cats -- pt. 4. Prey. Cliff-diving toad ; Transformer butterflies ; Don't get angry : vomit ; Poison-blood-spitting eyes ; Will rib you to death ; Playing dead pros ; Underwater mousedeer ; A poisonous pelt ; What big eyes you have! ; Wolverine frog ; Bomb-dropping worm ; The toxic songbird -- pt. 5. Odd bodies. A (mostly) vegetarian spider ; The strangest mammal in the world ; Flying buttocks ; The elusive stick giant ; At home in someone else's anus ; Houdini with an inflatable head ; The toughest fish in outer space ; Sunken spider's bubble web.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.
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|Subject:||Animals > Miscellanea.
Animal behavior > Miscellanea.
Curiosities and wonders.