|Statement||by Walter Milton ; illustrated by David M. Simon.|
|Contributions||Simon, David M., ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.M64493 Cat 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 p. :|
|Number of Pages||15|
|LC Control Number||2002514648|
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Jeffrey Glassberg's acclaimed Butterflies through Binoculars guides have revolutionized the way we view butterflies. Now there's a field guide in the same practical format, and with the same emphasis on conservation, to identify caterpillars. Caterpillars are as varied, fascinating, and often as colorful as the adult butterflies they become.3/5(1). Move the container to a porch, unheated garage, or shed so that the caterpillar can experience natural temperatures and conditions, keeping the humidity as close to that of a caterpillar's natural habitat as possible. If the caterpillar is kept in an environment that is too . In addition to simply explaining a caterpillar’s metamorphosis into a butterfly, the book offers a glimpse of a caterpillar’s physical world. The end pages identify each of the 10 caterpillars, what they like to eat, and what they look like as butterflies and moths. Flora and fauna throughout the book . Children’s literature has many notable options when it comes to caterpillars. To help you find the right books for you and your young reader, we’ve compiled a list of the best kids books about caterpillars. Our list includes board books, picture books, and chapter books. Board books are best for babies and toddlers from ages newborn to 2 or 3.