"The most famed toxic critters are venomous. This means they must inject their poison-their venom-into a victim by means of fangs, teeth, spines, stingers, or spurs." From the rattlesnake to the platypus, this book surveys the stunning variety of venomous animals that live on land, in trees, in rivers, and in the sea. Illustrated with full-color photographs. Bibliography. Glossary. Index.
ISBN: 9781581960433 Format: Print Book Edition: - Publisher: Darby Creek Page Count: 96 Trim Size: 9 3/8" x 11" Dewey Classification: 592.16/5 Accelerated Reader: Level: 7.8, Points: 4 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 9.3, Points: 8 Lexile: Level: NC1110L Awards & Honors: 2008 NCTE Orbis Pictus Award, Honor Genre: Nonfiction.