Nests found in a great variety of situations. Inside buildings, they are often found nesting in the walls or beneath the floor. They are most likely to invade buildings during rainy weather. They travel in trails, foraging day and night.
Did You Know??
During the average lifetime, a person consumes about seventy insects and ten spiders during their sleep.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.
Termite queens will lay up to 30,000 eggs in a day, and live for many years.
You are more likely to be killed by a Champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
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.
Each year the average person will “eat” several insects while they are sleeping.
The average bed contains between two million to six million dust mites.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.