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14 March

Amazing Insect Facts

How can an exterminator love bugs? A great exterminator  possesses the combination of  his/her love of insects, natural curiosity and the need to help others. And Suburban Exterminating is here on Long Island!

Amazing Insects  

Insects have been around longer than humans! Insects have been here for over  350 million years. Humans have been around for only 130,000 years.

There are so many bugs in the world!  The United States has about 91,000 different kinds (species) of insects.

The Nine-spotted Ladybird Beetle is the New York State insect.

Total weight of all of the termites in the world is greater than the weight of all humans.

Ant can lift 20 times its own body weight. Super Ants!

Termite queens deserve to be pampered! They lay up to 30,000 eggs a day.

Termites have wings that they shed once they have found a good place to build a nest.

Insects have teeth. Some wasps even sleep while hanging by their teeth.

Houseflies find sugar with their feet, which are 10 million times more sensitive than human tongues.

Let’s talk bugs! Contact Suburban Exterminating at (631) 864-6900 or (516) 864-6900.

 

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