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6 edition of Life of the ant. found in the catalog.

Life of the ant.

by Jun Nanao

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Raintree Publishers in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ants -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ants.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the life cycle, behavior patterns, and habitats of various species of ants.

    Edition Notes

    Translation of: Ari no ichinichi / text by Jun Nanao, photographs by Satoshi Kuribayashi.

    SeriesNature close-ups
    ContributionsKuribayashi, Satoshi, 1939- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 N36 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2546324M
    ISBN 100817225390, 0817225641
    LC Control Number85028198

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   The book focuses on the harvester ant (which, appropriately enough, was the kind of ant we had in our ant farm). From this book we learned about the eating habits, tunneling habits, and life cycle of the harvester ant.

    Ants are one of the world’s most important insects. They plow more soil than beetles, eat more bugs than praying mantises, and outnumber many insects by 7 million to 1. Tunneling out of jungles and forests and into back yards on every continent except Antarctica, ants ramble on as if they own the Size: 3MB. It has protected forests by capturing insects, cleared weeds away from acacia trees, and by growing gardens has released important nutrients into the soil. Seed lifters, dirt diggers, social beings, ants have the most advanced brain of all insects! So watch where you step, especially on a warm day: a small but mighty ant may be underfoot.

      The worker ants wear construction helmets, the queen wears a tiara, you get the idea. I brought it home from the library with a bunch of other books on sea life and outer space, my son's usual topics. After initially rejecting the Ant book, he picked it up and then couldn't put it down. We ended up buying it. He loves it.5/5(5). THis is a lovely really informative book about ants and fun to read.


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Life of the ant by Jun Nanao Download PDF EPUB FB2

A unique and really detailed work on ants and their contribution to nature - chapters include warfare, pastoral ants, the mushroom growers, the secrets of the formicary, the nest, communication and orientation, agricultural ants, and by: 7. This book has been called blatant plagiarism of Eugéne Marais' book 'The Soul of the White Ant' - I don't think it is, but 'The Soul of the White Ant' is more informative, thorough, and well-written.

However, 'The Life of the White Ant' does cover ground that the other book doesn't.4/5. Charles Micucci's latest nonfiction book, The Life and Times of the Ant, slices open an anthill for the reader, spilling out armies of ant facts.

Micucci, the author and illustrator of several close-ups of natural life, including The Life and Times of the Honeybee, knows how to grab his : HMH Books. The Life and Times of the Ant. Children are often fascinated with this commonest of all insects. Not mighty in size, but mighty in resourcefulness and industry, the ant has crawled the earth since prehistoric times.

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Micucci provides a lot of information in this book, but each page is divided up so that the amount of text is not overwhelming for readers. The Life and Times of the Ant by Charles Micucci, published /5. The Life and Times of the Ant.

Charles Micucci. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages. 3 Reviews. Not mighty in size, but mighty in resourcefulness and industry, 4/5(3).

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The Life Cycle of an Ant by Hadley Dyer and Bobbie Kalman. The Life Cycle of an Ant has denser text and more complicated vocabulary than some of the previous titles. It is for the student who is interested in delving deeper into ant biology. Age Range: 6 and up. The Life and Times of the Ant is an information book about ants.

I really enjoyed this author's book on honeybees. So I thought this one must be at least as good a teaching tool. The book describes how ants differ from other insects, especially in their socialization. The ant life cycle. All ants go through the same process to reach adult hood, this is known as the ant life cycle.

A colonies young is commonly known as the brood. The ant life cycle is a form of metamorphosis, it is the same process a caterpillar uses to change into a butterfly.

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Get this from a library. Life of the ant. [Jun Nanao; Satoshi Kuribayashi] -- Discusses the life cycle, behavior patterns, and habitats of various species of ants. His book Die Siel van die Mier (The Soul of the Ant, but usually given in English as the Soul of the White Ant) was plagiarised by Nobel laureate Maurice Maeterlinck, who published La Vie des Termites (translated into English as The Life of Termites or The Life of White Ants), an entomological book, in what has been called "a classic example of Born: 9 JanuaryPretoria.

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A Life of Work. Ants begin their working lives by cleaning themselves. In a couple of days they start sharing food and licking each other. These food exchanges bond the colony together. There is no boss ant, but active ants usually begin doing chores and then other ants join in.

Younger ants work in the nest—tending the queen ant, feeding. The second page can be cut out and used as ant life cycle flash cards or a ant mini book to remind your child of the life cycle of the ant. For more fun facts about ants watch this National Geographic ANTS slideshow, watch this video on Fire Ants by National Geographic.

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