How not to be eaten : the insects fight back / Gilbert Waldbauer ; with illustrations by James Nardi.


  • ISBN: 9780520269125 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0520269128 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Description: xiii, 219 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012.

Available copies

  • 2 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

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Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 595.7/Waldbauer (Text to phone) Available -
Salem State University Stacks QL496.W336 2012 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-203) and index.
Contents Note: Insects in the web of life -- The eaters of insects -- Fleeing and staying under cover -- Hiding in plain sight -- Bird dropping mimicry and other disguises -- Flash colors and eyespots -- Safety in numbers -- Defensive weapons and warning signals -- The predators' countermeasures -- Protection by deception.
Subject: Insects > Defenses.
Insects > Predators of.