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??
Only three kinds of animals fight battles in formations: humans, crows and ants.
During the average lifetime, a person consumes about seventy insects and ten spiders during their sleep.
Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history.
Each year the average person will “eat” several insects while they are sleeping.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
Over 900,000 known species of insects exist throughout the world.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
The average bed contains between two million to six million dust mites.
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.