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??
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.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
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.
Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history.
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.
Termite queens will lay up to 30,000 eggs in a day, and live for many years.
A flea can jump about two hundred times the length of their body, which is about thirteen inches.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.