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Venomous Animals of the World

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Venomous creatures such as snakes and spiders are the stuff of human nightmares. Yet toxins are a regular part of the animal world, an essential tool for hunting and defense. A surprising variety of insects, reptiles, and amphibians use venom in their daily lives, either to subdue their prey or to prevent falling victim to another predator.

Precisely how many forms of wildl
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Hardcover, Large Print, 160 pages
Published November 28th 2007 by Johns Hopkins University Press
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Jaguar
Sep 30, 2015 Jaguar rated it it was amazing
Despite there being mention of millions of years, this book contains big colored photos and information on venomous animals of the world. This is a very cool book, and I would read it again...
I would like to note though that poison dart frogs (which are in this book) are not venomous, they are poisonous. Poison Dart Frogs should not be in this book if the title CLEARLY STATES: "VENOMOUS Animals of the World"

Ah, but what's the difference between venomous and poisonous you ask?
-Venom must be injec
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