Fun Pest Facts!

Here are some fun pest facts:


1. Dragonflies can fly 36 miles (58k) an hour.

2. A click beetle plays dead by lying on its back, then snaps a hinge, [licks his body up in the air, and scuttles away to live another day.

3. Some caterpillars store poisonous chemicals in their brightly-colored bodies that make birds sick.

4. Glowworms have a blue light that shines from their abdomens in attracts smaller insects for food.

5. Queen bees lay over 1,000 eggs a day; queen termites lay over 30,000 eggs a day.

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