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??
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
A flea can jump about two hundred times the length of their body, which is about thirteen inches.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.
Each year the average person will “eat” several insects while they are sleeping.
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
Over 900,000 known species of insects exist throughout the world.
You are more likely to be killed by a Champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
Dragonflies are capable of flying sixty miles per hour.