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Winged Obsession: The Pursuit of the World's Most Notorious

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As you continue to read, ask students to share what they are discovering about each stage such as egg, little, white, found on a leaf. Butterflies are cold-blooded, meaning they cannot regulate their own body temperature. Click a butterfly picture below to go to the large, printable coloring pages. Large tapeworms may obstruct food passage, and if their scolex penetrates the intestinal lining, bacterial infection may result. 2.

Pages: 336

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks; Reprint edition (March 27, 2012)

ISBN: 0061772445

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