Insect Facts

Lasius Niger | Black Garden Ant
Also known as  the common black ant it is found all over Europe and in some parts of North America  Asia

Scolopendra  Gigantea
Also known as the Peruvian giant yellow-leg centipede, it is one of the largest centipedes of its species . This species can also be found in some areas at the  Caribbean.

 Nests are built in sheltered locations namely on man made structure such as a bridge, barns ,  open porches or under the eaves of house. Mud Dauber posses a venom sting but rarely use their sting defensively and are considered non aggressive towards humans.

Black Fly | Simuliidae
black fly is any member of the family Simuliida and there are over 1800 species of black flies recorded . Almost all black flies gain nourishment  by feeding on the blood of mammals

Apis florea | Dwarf Honey Bee
It is rare species of honey bee whose native habitat is in tropical and subtropical regions . The queen of the black dwarf honey bee is not genetically determined

black widow spider facts
Their bites are known to induce sweating , chills, severe pain, vomiting and its venom is said to be 15 times more potent than that of a rattlesnake's

Asian Long-Horned Beetle

Asian long-horned beetle is native to China , Japan and  Korea where it is considered a major pest causing mortality of many Elm, Maple, Popler and willow trees

Atlas Moth | Attacus atlas
Common across the Malay archipelago , the wingspan of the Atlas moth are among the largest of it kind and are said to be named after their map-like wing patterns
Asian giant hornet

It will only  take a handful of these giant hornets to wipe out a colony of bees consisting of more than 35000 bees with in a couple of hours

Blue Morpho Butterfly

Also known as the Common Morpho or the Emperor, this beautiful Butterfly is an iridescent tropical butterfly found in Mexico, Central and South America and Paraguay

Asian tiger mosquito
It plays a significant role as a vector for the transmission of many viral pat hogans , including the yellow fever virus, dengue fever, and Chikungunya fever and possibly the Zika virus

Amber Phantom

The "Amber Phantom" is a butterfly species from the subfamily Satyrinae in the family Nymphalidae ( Largest butterfly family consisting of 6000 butterfly

Bot fly

The Bot fly is a common name for several families of hairy flies whose larvae are interval parasites of mammals ,