Discusses the life cycle, behavior patterns, and habitats of beetles.
Translation of: Kabutomushi / text by Hidetomo Oda ; photographs by Hidekazu Kubo.
|Contributions||Kubo, Hidekazu, ill.|
|LC Classifications||QL576.2 .O3313 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
|ISBN 10||0817225307, 0817225552|
|LC Control Number||85028235|
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