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??
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
The average bed contains between two million to six million dust mites.
Over 900,000 known species of insects exist throughout the world.
A flea can jump about two hundred times the length of their body, which is about thirteen inches.
You are more likely to be killed by a Champagne cork than by a poisonous spider.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.