The termite queen and other classic Philippine earth tales

  • 55 Pages
  • 2.32 MB
  • English
Tahanan Books for Young Readers, Distributed in the Philippines by Bookmark , Manila
Tales -- Philippines -- Juvenile literature., Folk literature, Philippine -- Juvenile litera



Statementas told by Sylvia Mendez Ventura ; illustrated by Joanne de León.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesA treasury of Philippine folk tales
ContributionsDe León, Joanne.
LC ClassificationsGR325 .V46 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3981807M
ISBN 109716300832, 9716300840
LC Control Number2001307544

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Books, Children's Books, Collections and Anthologies, folk tales, Philippine culture THE TERMITE QUEEN: And Other Classic Philippine Earth Tales Written. The Termite Queen, and Other Classic Philippine Earth Tales as told by Sylvia Mendez Ventura and illustrated by Joanne de León, contains eight old folk tales related to earth.

Nicely illustrated in black & white. Published by Tahanan Books for Young Readers, Makati City, ISBN. currently works as a freelance book illustrator and graphic designer.

Her illustrations have appeared in many children's books, including The Termite Queen and Other Classic Philippine Earth Tales and Tiger on the Wall. Basahin ang kuwentong ito sa aklat ng Tahanan Books na “The Termite Queen and Other Classic Philippine Earth Tales” na matatagpuan sa National Bookstore, Fully Booked, at The Learning Basket.

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The collection of folktales from the Philippines consists of one book with 61 folktales. Ina baiting system developed around the natural behavior of termites was introduced in the Philippines.

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She currently works as a freelance book illustrator and graphic designer. Her illustrations have appeared in many children's books, including The Termite Queen and Other Classic Philippine Earth Tales and Tiger on the s: Sylvia Méndez Ventura’s most popular book is Supremo: The Story of Andrés Bonifacio.

The Termite Queen and Other Classic Philippine Earth Tales by. Sylvia Méndez Ventura, Joanne de Leon (Illustrator) The Carabao-Turtle Race and Other Classic Philippine Animal Folk Tales by.

Sylvia Méndez Ventura. Then the Sun said to the Moon, "You cut off my son's head, and because you did this, ever after on the earth people will cut off each other's heads. Source: Mabel Cook Cole, Philippine Folk Tales (Chicago: A. McClurg and Company, ), pp Shop new, used, rare, and out-of-print books.

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We are sorry if we have any mistakes Please Like, Share & Subscribe my channel: https://g. In the first story the same character under the name of Ini-init seems to be a sun-god: we are told that he is “the sun,” and again “a round stone which rolls.” Thereupon we might conclude that he is a true solar being; yet in the other tales of this collection and in many more known to the Tinguian he reveals no celestial qualities.

Go to Amazon or Smashwords and start at the previous two-volume book, "The Termite Queen, Vol. 1" or at least at "The Labors of Ki'shto'ba Huge-Head, Vol. 1" which picks up events after the first book. While an excellent addition to the epic tale of heroic alien termites, I wanted a little more to highlight Ki'shto'ba's quest's end.

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© National Book Store. Questions. You may call us at (Mon-Sun 8AM-8PM) () Termites can reshape the door and window frames, which can result to your doors and windows becoming hard to open. Termite Control. Termites normally thrive in tropical soil, such as the kind found in the Philippines.

In fact, of the 54 species of termites, six of them are commonly found in homes and other structures in the country. The socially responsible bookstore with cheap new & used books at bargain prices. Quality bookseller with free shipping that donates a book for every book sold. Publisher Summary.

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A collection of stories about supernatural and paranormal beings and phenomenons famous in the Philippine archipelago. It includes accounts on Philippine Mythology, folklore, urban legends, and other paranormal and supernatural beliefs and claimed encount.

Once the Sun and the Moon quarreled with each other, and the Sun said: “You are only the Moon and are not much good. If I did not give you light, you would be no good at all.” But the Moon answered: “You are only the Sun, and you are very hot.

The women like me better, for when I. A: Queen termites can actually suppress the development of other queens with pheromones that are always associated with their presence. When the colony gets larger, she may need to allow a small number of the termite nymphs to develop as supplemental or secondary queens.

The researchers collected eggs from 60 termite colonies and found that the numbers of these tunnels varied widely. On average there were about 9 micropyles per egg, but other eggs had up to 33, and some had only one.

Every one of these eggs held an embryo containing both the queen's and the king's DNA, Yashiro and Matsuura found. This termite queen is probably the most colossal in terms of sheer size. No other termite species comes close to the size of this queen.

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There are various reasons why this queen requires such gargantuan anatomy. Today we’ll be exploring the grandeur of this queen’s robust body and its uniqueness from other termite species.

Macrotermes. Folklore, Folktales, and Fairy Tales from England, a library of books digitized by and others. Ertha, the Germanic Earth Goddess. The account, written by Tacitus in the y of a north German deity variously named Ertha, Hertha, Nerthus, or Mother Earth.

Even when the queen dies, she maintains her genetic contribution to the colony. "This gives genetic momentum to the expression 'Long live the queen'" [ScienceNOW Daily News], comments entomologist Barbara Thorne.

A termite colony starts when a king and queen pair up during an annual mating flight and settle down to start a family.

"Termite Queen" is the twenty-first episode of Season 2 of the sitcom Good Luck Charlie. Teddy really wants a car, so Amy says she can get a car if she goes to the bug convention with Bob.

When she goes to the bug convention, she has to dress up as a termite. In the end, Teddy can't ask for the car because Bob gave her the 'Sweet' talk. PJ lets his friend Gravy from Kwikki Chikki University. Termite Colony(Reticulitermes grassei) Species.

This colony does not contain a queen or king. But there can emerge som royal termites primary; they are usually recognizable by a slightly different pigment, they are often somewhat larger and sometimes have wings.

In addition to primary reproduction, this is the secondary reproduction. And that was the third of our short folk tales from the Philippines. If you enjoyed them we have loads more stories like these on For instance, you could try our Aesop's fables or the Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling.

You can also look through our World Fairy Tales section for more stories from just about everywhere.Termite genomes are generally relatively large compared to that of other insects; the first fully sequenced termite genome, of Zootermopsis nevadensis, which was published in the journal Nature Communications, consists of roughly Mb, while two subsequently published genomes, Macrotermes natalensis and Cryptotermes secundus, are considerably.