Next time you play trivia, ask for the insect category! I’m prepping you to win!
- There are about 91,000 different species of insects in the United States. In the world, some 1.5 million different species have been named.
- Fire ants first entered the United States in the 1920s through the port of Mobile, Alabama.
- 36% of homeowners surveyed said they had problems with spiders during the past year.
- An ant can lift 20 times its own body weight. If a 175-pound man had the comparative strength of an ant, he could lift four tons!