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It could be worse, however, because there are flies which are parasites in
caterpillars. The adult fly seeks out leaves upon which caterpillars have been
crawling and lays its eggs near caterpillar footsteps. This frequently insures that ...
There is a certain wasp that builds a small earthen pot astraddle a stem and
provisions this pot with caterpillars which will serve as food for the wasp larva
destined to develop from the eggs laid therein. If a hole is punched in the pot
while it is ...
The Caterpillar and Alice looked at each other for some time in silence: at last the
Caterpillar took the hookah out of its mouth, and addressed her in a languid,
sleepy voice. "Who are you?" said the Caterpillar. Lewis Carroll, Alice in ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Arseny - LibraryThing
Great book, and it reads surprisingly well. The only sign of age really is the use of pronouns (the scientist is always "he", even despite the fact that female science students are mentioned several ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - juglicerr - LibraryThing
I thought that this book was hysterical. It is not the book for people wanted all the scientific facts about flies, although it does have some interesting tidbits along the way. Instead, it cheerfully ... Read full review