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In Deep with the Octopus

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ISBN-10: 1554552702

ISBN-13: 9781554552702

Edition: 2013

Authors: Norma Dixon

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Octopuses are eight-armed, boneless, solitary sea creatures. They're ugly, slimy and squirmy. Some can weight over 200 pounds while others can be as small as a golf ball. They have taste receptors all over their body, and scent receptors on every arm. One kind of octopus can even spit out toxic saliva at its enemies! These complex creatures can even solve problems, store memories, recognize shapes and even mimic people. In Deep with the Octopus takes you inside the octopus's world—with fascinating facts, photos and everything you need to know about: types of octopus anatomy life and mating cycles habitats behaviour intelligence You'll also: learn how octopuses shoot ink. explore habitats.…    
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited
Publication date: 7/23/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 40
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.25" long x 0.40" tall
Weight: 0.858
Language: English

Norma Dixon is the author of Lowdown on Earthworms and is now researching the lowdown on mollusks. Norma has worked as an ad writer and a school programs guide at the Vancouver Museum and the VanDusen Botanical Gardens. She lives in Vancouver.