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??
During the average lifetime, a person consumes about seventy insects and ten spiders during their sleep.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
Each year the average person will “eat” several insects while they are sleeping.
You are more likely to be killed by a Champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
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.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
Only three kinds of animals fight battles in formations: humans, crows and ants.
Over 900,000 known species of insects exist throughout the world.