Special Sub-Topic: What's the Hidden Insect?
|Stinging insect found in Ottawa's parks.|
wasp. Some types of wasps are known as social wasps. They live together in colonies in a nest that is built out of a kind of paper. Although people do not like wasps they do do a lot of good as they control insect pests.
|Voracious insect ate jello custard dessert.|
locust. A locust belongs to the grasshopper family. Locusts often travel together in large numbers known as swarms. They can do a lot of damage when they eat crops and other vegetation.
|Timothy holds night flying insect.|
moth. Moths are nocturnal insects, that is they usually fly at night. Most moths are shades of brown and have a feathery appearance.
|Do some keep trap hidden to catch this insect?|
aphid. Aphids can do a lot of damage to the leaves and stems of plants.
|Grebe eats buzzing insect.|
bee. There are several different kinds of bee. The best known is the honey bee. Apart from providing honey and beeswax, bees are useful in the pollination of plants.
|Can insect hear Wiggles singing?|
earwig. Earwigs are harmless insects that feed on fruit and flowers. You often find them in peaches.
|This insect's jump is more than a trifle amount.|
flea. Fleas are wingless insects that like to suck blood. They live on cats and dogs as well as other creatures. They have strong legs which help them make large leaps.
|A sting like a thorn eternally from this insect.|
hornet. A hornet is a large stinging wasp.
|Wolf, lynx and others annoyed by this insect.|
fly. There are many types of fly. The best known is the house fly, which can spread diseases.
|Can toad be a large type of this insect?|
ant. Ants usually live in colonies. Some of these colonies can be made up of over half a million ants.
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