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 prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
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.
A flea can jump about two hundred times the length of their body, which is about thirteen inches.
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
Each year the average person will “eat” several insects while they are sleeping.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.