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.
You are more likely to be killed by a Champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
Dragonflies are capable of flying sixty miles per hour.
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.