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3 edition of nature of monarch butterflies found in the catalog.

nature of monarch butterflies

beauty takes flight

by Eric Grace

  • 295 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Greystone Books in Vancouver .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Monarch butterfly.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-110) and index.

    Other titlesMonarch butterflies
    StatementEric S. Grace.
    SeriesThe nature series, The nature series (Vancouver, B.C.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL561.D3 G72 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination114 p. :
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19815273M
    ISBN 101550545701


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If the monarch lives in the Eastern states, usually east of the Rocky Mountains, it will migrate to Mexico and hibernate in oyamel fir trees. If the monarch butterfly lives west of the Rocky Mountains The Nature of Monarch Butterflies by Grace A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

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