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Candiru: Life and Legend of the Bloodsucking Catfishes

Out of Print

By: S Spotte

323 pages, B/w illus

Creative Arts Book Company

Paperback | Dec 2002 | #139609 | ISBN: 0887394698
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About this book

Spotte spent 4 years investigating the biology of these near-mythical creatures, reputed to force their way into the urogenital openings of unsuspecting bathers. He has constructed a compelling mosaic of science and lore.

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