Centipedes are some of the worldÍs most fascinating bugs! This bookÍs easy-to-read text and larger-than-life color photos bring centipedeÍs world to life, introducing readers a diet, habitat, enemies, methods defense. Diagrams help investigate concept metamorphosis identify body parts, from poisonous fangs its many legs. The digestive, respiratory, circulatory systems also described. A step-by-step approach scientific classification helps place centipedes within class Chilopoda. Readers encouraged consider benefits drawbacks centipedes, as well how they impact our daily lives. From house tiger young entomologists will enjoy uncovering lives these amazing creatures. Informative sidebars Bug Bytes aim peak readersÍ interest, while bolded glossary terms, phonetic spellings, an index enhance readability. Checkerboard is imprint ABDO Publishing Company.

Discusses the physical characteristics, behaviors, and habitats of spiders, scorpions, centipedes, millipedes, ticks.