Insect Trivia

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The order Dermaptera refers to what kind of insect?
'Phototaxis' refers to nocturnal insects' attraction to what?
Sphecius speciosus (sand hornets) kills what other kind of insect?
'Bee killer' refers to what kind of insect?
'Diptera' is the order of insect with how many wings?
Parthenogenesis: This is asexual reproduction, where eggs grow and develop without what?
A cockroach's 'ootheca' refers to what?
'Lepidoptera' refers to what sort of insect?
What type of insect will either play dead or emit a foul liquid to avoid being eaten?
Grasshoppers use their spiracles to do what?
What is a baby grasshopper called?
How many days does an adult mayfly live?
What sort of material do carpenter ants nest in?
True or false: the Praying Mantis is an insect.
For how many years does a wasp colony use its nest?
'Vespula vulgaris' refers to what kind of insect?
Where are a cricket's ears located?
How many legs to adult insects have?
True or false: a tick is an insect.
What kind of insect is a sausage fly?
What is the scientific study of insects called?
'Bombus terrestris' and 'Apis laboriosa' refer to what kind of insect?
Which is NOT in the homoptera (sub)order: lightning bug, cicada, aphid?
True or False: Only female mosquitoes feed on blood.
Insects use Malpighian tubules for what purpose?

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