Some of these bits of insect trivia will surprise you. Some will probably make you squeamish. There are a few that may make you reluctant to crawl into bed. But they may come in handy if you are ever a contestant on Jeopardy. So check out these interesting and somewhat disturbing insect facts. Then give the experts at Stern Environmental Group a call so you can rest easy.
1. Ants are highly organized, constantly busy, and very sociable. They live in colonies with as many as 500,000 ants.
2. Mosquitoes are responsible for more human deaths than any other insect or animal. They carry malaria, dengue fever, West Nile virus, and yellow fever.
3. Bedbugs can survive for an entire year without food. What food do they wait to get? You
4. Honeybees kill more people than all poisonous snakes combined.
5. Mammals have red blood, lobsters have blue blood, and insects have yellow blood.
6. A cockroach is able to live for a week after being decapitated.
7. The average bed is home to about 6 billion dust mites.
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