Dorothy Floyd, BA (Hons) Cantab
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|Book, "Keeping Stick Insects" by Dorothy
As featured on recently on Channel 4
Availability: In stock
Standard UK delivery £1.95.
Now in its
fourth reprint, this book continues to be one of the best-selling books on the
subject. Dorothy Floyd is a well known British professional entomologist who
has many years experience in keeping stick insects. She has written this book
to share her knowledge about these fascinating creatures and advise people on
how to look after them properly.
Dorothy Floyd writes in an enthusiastic
and clear style. Her book can be enjoyed by adults and teenagers (and by
younger children, if they are advanced).
This book contains colour photos
including what the stick insect eggs look like close up and a photo of the
really rare male Indian stick insect. There are numerous line illustrations
throughout the book, including step by step guides illustrating how stick
insects climb out of their skins and how to encourage Pink Winged stick insects
Signed by the
The author, Dorothy Floyd, is happy to
sign this book and include a short message, if you wish. For example, "To
Alex, Hope you enjoy looking after your stick insects".
The "Keeping Stick Insects" book has a laminated cover, and
is A5 size. It has 64 pages and an index. The ISBN is 0 9512466 0 7. It is
printed in Great Britain.
Price: 80 pence each, or set of 19 for £12.
International delivery £5.
card carries basic information about the creature, including the common and
Latin names, the size they grow to, what they eat and so on. Blue text
indicates the creature likes an airy cage, pink text indicates less ventilated
conditions are needed.
There are 19 Collector Cards in the
set, you can buy them individually, or purchase the whole set at a discount
Each card has a large colour photo of the creature being
featured. The cards are laminated and can be sellotaped to the cage housing
that particular invertebrate.
#1 Australian Macleays Spectre, #2 Thailand Marbled,
#3 Guadeloupe, #4 Peruvian , # 5 Sabah, #6 Borneo, #7 Indian, #8 Thailand, #9
New Guinea, #10 Pink Winged, #11 Vietnamese, #12 Thailand Winged, # 13 Thailand
Straight, # 17 Vietnamese Bark, # 18 Thailand Miniature, # 19
Other Collector Cards
#14 African fruit beetle, #15 Giant Congo millipede, #
16 Giant African Land Snail.
Collector Cards, nineteen in the set.
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