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??
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
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.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
Only three kinds of animals fight battles in formations: humans, crows and ants.
Over 900,000 known species of insects exist throughout the world.
Dragonflies are capable of flying sixty miles per hour.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.