Insect Trivia

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

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