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Author Machajewski, Sarah, author.

Title Horseshoe crabs lived with the dinosaurs! / by Sarah Machajewski.

Publication Info. New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  J595.492 MAC    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 24 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm.
Series Living with the dinosaurs
Living with the dinosaurs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
Contents From another time -- Very, very old -- Amazing arthropods -- Ancient body -- Seeing in water -- Spawn point -- The life cycle -- An important role -- Millions of years from now.
Audience "Levels: GR: O; DRA: 34"--Page 4 of cover.
Summary Ancestors of horseshoe crabs date back over 450 million years. That s before dinosaurs walked Earth! Readers will find out more about these intriguing arthropods which aren t even crabs! and theories about why they survived while dinosaurs became extinct. They ll learn about horseshoe crabs unique behaviors, how they ve adapted over the years, and gain an overall appreciation for these magnificent marine creatures. Fact Boxes, Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Glossary, Graphic Organizers, Index, Websites.
Subject Merostomata -- Juvenile literature.
Living fossils -- Juvenile literature.
Horseshoe crabs.
Living fossils. (OCoLC)fst01000922
Merostomata. (OCoLC)fst01017235
Living fossils.
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
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