More pest facts to stimulate the mind…

  • Firefly beetles are carnivores and eat insects (including other fireflies), insect larvae and snails.
  • Large numbers of fire ant stings can result in death.
  • Hantavirus is a viral disease that may be contracted through direct contact with, or inhalation of, aerosolized infected rodent urine, saliva, or droppings.
  • Only female bees and wasps can sting. Males do not have the egg-laying “ovipositor” that is modified as the stinger on female insects.