Mud daubers are long, black and yellow slender wasps; they have thread-like waists. The name of this wasp group comes from the nests that are made by the females, which consist of mud molded into place by the wasp’s mandibles.
Did You Know??
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
During the average lifetime, a person consumes about seventy insects and ten spiders during their sleep.
Each year the average person will “eat” several insects while they are sleeping.
Over 900,000 known species of insects exist throughout the world.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
You are more likely to be killed by a Champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.