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Published by Carnegie Institution of Washington in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Fireflies

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 47.

    Statementby William W. Coblentz.
    SeriesCarnegie Institution of Washington publication, no. 164
    LC ClassificationsQL596.M2 C6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6542344M
    LC Control Number12009547

    Firefly light is a cold light with approximately percent of the energy given off as light and only a minute amount of heat. Only light in the visible spectrum is emitted. Some tropical members of the coleopteran family Elateridae are also called fireflies (see click beetle).

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