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100-year-old tuataras! / by Topper Evans.

Evans, Topper, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

World's longest-living animals.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J 597.9 EVA (Text) 38144000378820 Juvenile Non-fiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 597.9 EVA (Text) 38209000886211 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial LR-14 597.9 EVANS (Text) 33946003371692 Leveled Readers - 1st Floor Checked out 12/30/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781482456240
  • ISBN: 1482456249
  • ISBN: 9781482456264
  • ISBN: 1482456265
  • ISBN: 9781482456257
  • ISBN: 1482456257
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : colour illustrations ; 19 x 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Leveled reader science.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 23) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Living fossils -- Sizing them up -- Three eyes and extra tails -- Growing up -- Night and day -- 111-year-old dad -- How long is long? -- Tuataras for the future.
Summary, etc.:
Tuataras are special animals because theyre old in many ways. Theyre part of an order of reptiles that first appeared more than 200 million years ago! They can also live more than 100 years! Readers fascinated by these odd animals will love learning why theyre only found in New Zealand and how they adapted characteristics of many different kinds of animals, including amphibians, reptiles, and even fish! With full-color photographs showing off these features in great detail.
Target Audience Note:
Levels: GR: H; DRA: 14.
Subject: Tuatara > Juvenile literature.
Reptiles > New Zealand.
Reptiles > New Zealand > Longevity.
Genre: Juvenile works.

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