Month: January 2017

The Top 5 Breathtaking Insects In The World

Most people when thinking about insects imagine them as little hairy creeps. However, not all insects are the same, and not all of them are nasty. Surprisingly, beautiful insects exist, and we need to thank mother nature for that. Look at our list and see if you agree with our choice. Frog-legged leaf beetle This neon specimen feature leg similar to frogs and has a metallic green color, sprinkled with gold and red flecks. Their longs legs give them excellent climbing abilities. These leaf beetles originate in Thailand and Malaysia. Peacock Butterfly Butterflies are often connected to beauty, and...

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The Unique Insects That Will Blow Your Mind

Insects can be incredible creatures, full of life, colors, and amazing abilities. Considering their large population, they are simply everywhere and they inhabitant almost every part of our planet. They have managed to adapt to every living condition making our world unique with their biodiversity. Check out our list of insects and what makes them so amazing. Sunset Moth from Madagascar When you see the colors of this insect, you will be truly amazed. But, in fact, the wings of this moth don’t have any pigmentation, the color is created by the reflection of light from micro – ribbon...

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The Most Common Insects In The World

Scientist still hasn’t been able to determine the exact number of insects on our planet. But, they suspect that figure is between 1.4 and 1.8 million. This is a huge number, and many people get confused when they encounter some insects. In most cases, people are afraid of them, even though a vast majority of bugs is harmless. Of course, our planet hosts even dangerous species, which can cause you serious health problems. If you ever wondered what the most common insects in the world are, we are going to provide you the answers. Beetles Beetles are the largest...

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The Top 5 Biggest Insects In The World

Insects had dominated the Earth long before dinosaurs appeared. So, it should surprise us that there are between 1.4 and 1.8 of different species among them. They have developed amazing abilities and adapted to various living conditions. In this article, we are going to present you some of the largest specimens and make you familiar with them, if you ever encounter them in nature. Protodonata The largest insects that ever lived on this planet are dragonfly and Protodonata is from their order. These insects have an extensive range of wings that reach up to 2.5 feet, they also have...

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The Five Most Interesting Facts About Insects

No matter where you look, you will find bugs surrounding you. The vast diversity of this species has enabled them the possibility to adapt to the animal world and successfully survive in it entirely. The insects have three parts of their body, head, thorax, and abdomen. Also, almost all insects have their hallmarks, antennas and pointed out eyes. Considering their basic body plan, they have managed to develop some of the most extraordinary abilities. So, here are the most interesting facts about them. Supreme creatures So far, the scientists have managed to discover more than 1.5 million of an...

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