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Terrestrial Isopods (Pill Bugs/Sow Bugs)

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Pill bugs and sow bugs are fantastic examples of environmental adaptation. They're crustaceans that live on land—yet breathe through gills! Porcellio (sow bugs) will play dead or run away when disturbed. Armadillidium (pill bugs) roll into a protective ball when nudged. Use these easy-care animals to teach topics such as evolution, adaptation, behavior, and much more. Also recommended for use with AP* Lab 11: Animal Behavior. Field-collected pill bugs and sow bugs. With instructions.

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  • Great for teaching evolution, adaptation, and behavior
  • Easy to care for in a moist environment
  • Suitable for using with AP® lessons
Pill bugs and sow bugs are fantastic examples of environmental adaptation. They're crustaceans that live on land - yet breathe through gills! Porcellio (sow bugs) will play dead or run away when disturbed. Armadillidium (pill bugs) roll into a protective ball whe nnudged. Use these easy-care animals to teach topics such as evolution, adaptation, behavior, and much more. Also recommended for use with AP® Lab 11: Animal Behavior.

Field-collected pill bugs and sow bugs. With instructions.

Items 143060 and 143062 will include our choice of either pill bugs or sow bugs. *AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of,a nd does not endorse, these products.

 
 
 
 
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