10 most difficult insects riddlesInsects quiz
Which adjective describes the bark beetle?
Xylophagy is a term used in ecology to describe the habits of an animal whose diet consists of wood. The word derives from Greek xylon "wood" (similarly to xylophone)
What are the fastest running insects in the world?
The fastest species of tiger beetle, Cicindela hudsoni, can run at a speed of 9 km/h (5.6 mph; 2.5 m/s), or about 125 body lengths per second. As of 2005, about 2,600 species and subspecies were known, with the richest diversity in the Oriental (Indo-Malayan) region, followed by the Neotropics.
Which spider builds the largest webs in the world?
Giant huntsman spider
Darwin's bark spider
Darwin's bark spider is an orb-weaver spider that produces one of the largest known orb webs, with bridge lines spanning up to 25 metres (82 ft). The spider was discovered in Madagascar in the Andasibe-Mantadia National Park in 2009. Its silk is the toughest biological material ever studied, over ten times tougher than a similarly-sized piece of Kevlar.
What is the common name of this insect?
Ranatra linearis is a species of aquatic bug in the Nepidae family. It is native to Eurasia and North Africa, and primarily found near aquatic plants in ponds, marshes and other freshwater habitats, but has exceptionally been recorded from hypersaline lakes and brackish lagoons. Their breathing tube tail is usually about as long as the body of the insect. They are swimming insects, and the adults can fly
What is the name of this butterfly species?
This butterfly species has been descoverd in 2017 by Canadian Vazrick Nazari. He called it this way because of similarity to Trump's hairstyle.
Which of the following predators does not suck the fluids out of its victim's body?
all of the above
The praying mantis chews its victims in a manner similar to the way mammals do; however, its jaws close sideways, and not from the top or bottom like mammals' mouths. Mantis always eats the head first.
What insect is that?
The panda ant inhabits the Chilean sclerophyll forests at Coquimbo. Despite looking like an ant and being referred as such, it is in fact a form of wingless wasp. The animal is colloquially known as panda ant due to its fur and coloration; with white coat covering all of its head except the eyes, and black and white spots appearing over the rest of its segments.
Why is tether dangerous to people and animals?
It carries dangerous diseases during bites
Along with the bite, he puts a human worm's egg into the body
During the bite, he releases paralyzing and toxic substances into the body
During the bite, it leaves a larva in the victim's body
The parasitic insect is very dangerous for animals and people. It can bite into the victim's body, leaving the larvae in it.