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Bugs, Spiders & Insects. Details on individual Bug, Spider & Insect species.

Firefly (Lightning Bug) and Glowworms

...Amazing Animal Books   Fireflies are featured in the following books: 25 Nocturnal Animals 25 Beastly Bugs and Insects There are two YouTube video playlists below. One contains videos about Fireflies and the other...
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Interesting Facts About Insects – Top 10 Gruesome Insect Facts!

Interesting Facts About Insects – Top 10 Gruesome Insect Facts! Small but terrible. That’s what insects are. Indeed, most insects can fit in the palm of your hand and yet,...

Velvet worms (onychophora) Facts!

Velvet worms (onychophora) Facts!   Velvet worms (also known as onychophora) are featured in these following books: 25 Beastly Bugs and Insects 25 Strangest Animals in the World! The YouTube video playlist below contains...
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Africanized bees (Killer bees)

Africanized bees (Killer bees) Crossbred Species Africanized bees are a species of bees that are African honey bees crossed with European honey bees. However these Africanized honey bees are far fiercer...
Cricket

Cricket Facts!

Cricket Facts! There are more than 900 species of crickets in the world. They are found in many colors, including black, brown, green and white. Crickets do have wings, but...

Spiny Leaf Insect

...Amazing Animal Books   Spiny leaf insects are featured in the following book: 25 Beastly Bugs and Insects The YouTube video playlist below contains videos about spiny leaf insects. Details of the videos...
Ant lion (Myrmeleontidae)

Antlion (doodlebug)

Antlion (doodlebug)... The antlion is neither an ant nor a lion. It is actually the larval form of any of about 2000 species of the family Myrmeleontidae. The antlion is...
Amazonian giant centipede

Amazonian giant centipede (scolopendra gigantea)

Amazonian Giant Centipede... Amazonian giant centipedes (Scolopendra gigantea) are enormous venomous, grouchy insects. They are aggressive, but also rather nervous and jumpy. They grow up to 12 inches (30.5 centimeters)...

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