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??
Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.
Termite queens will lay up to 30,000 eggs in a day, and live for many years.
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
A cockroach can live nine days without eating. This is also the same amount of time that the body of a cockroach can live after its head has been cut off before it eventually dies from starvation.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
Dragonflies are capable of flying sixty miles per hour.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.