The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

Book - 2019
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"Marvel as you enter the fascinating hidden world of ugly animals in this encyclopaedia of the animal kingdom's most unusual and beauty-challenged species. It's time for ugly animals to shine! With more than sixty ugly animals to explore, this compendium of the unusual celebrates the beauty in 'ugliness'."--Back cover.
Publisher: Sydney, NSW : 2019. Hachette Australia,
Sydney, NSW : 2019. Hachette Australia,
ISBN: 9780734419019
Branch Call Number: JNF 590.3 BAYL
Characteristics: 127 pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm


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Honours list : The Eve Pownall Award. The well-researched information presented successfully highlights some unusual, highly adapted species that have evolved to have unique but rather unattractive features, many species of which are highly threatened.

Did you know a baby Surinam
Toad emerges from holes on its
mother’s back? Thirty weird and
wonderful creatures, many endangered, from around the
world. Each detailed entry
includes description, conservation
status, diet, location/habitat, fun
facts and artwork.

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