Pocket Babies and Other Amazing Marsupials

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Pocket Babies and Other Amazing Marsupials

by Sneed B. Collard III

First Release:

December 2007

ISBN: 9781581960464

What defines a marsupial? Living in Australia? No: Although many marsupials are native to Australia, there are many other species in the Americas and several Pacific islands. Having a pouch? No: Although many marsupials, like kangaroos, have pouches, some small marsupials are pouchless. A marsupial, by definition, is a mammal that gives birth to partially formed young. Here is a guide to the great variety of animals in this fascinating mammalian order. Fullcolor photographs. Further reading. Bibliography.

  • ISBN: 9781581960464
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Darby Creek
    Page Count: 72
    Trim Size: 9 3/8" x 11"
    Dewey Classification: 599.2
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 7, Points: 2
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 7.6, Points: 6
    Lexile: Level: 1030L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist Editor 's Choice 2007
    Genre: Nonfiction.
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