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Whale sharks

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Dive into the underwater world of the whale shark! This book's large, up-close photographs will impress readers as they learn about the whale shark's size, appearance, and special features, such as its wide, flat head and unique color pattern. A labeled diagram gives readers a full-body view of the world's largest fish! The whale shark's diet, life cycle, and habitat are also introduced, and a colorful map shows where whale sharks live. Readers will also learn about the whale shark's special senses such as its lateral line, and how this gentle filter feeder uses them to outlast humans and other threats. A facts page, bolded glossary terms, and an index supplement the easy-to-read chapter text. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
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Full title whale sharks
Author prevost john f
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-18 23:23:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 01:19:37AM

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series Sharks
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subject_facet Sharks, Whale shark, Whale shark -- Juvenile literature
title_display Whale sharks
title_full Whale sharks / John F. Prevost
title_short Whale sharks
topic_facet Juvenile literature, Sharks, Whale shark