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??
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
A flea can jump about two hundred times the length of their body, which is about thirteen inches.
Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history.
Termite queens will lay up to 30,000 eggs in a day, and live for many years.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.
Dragonflies are capable of flying sixty miles per hour.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.