Our New Site

We have a new blog! We will be moving our blog to our new site which can be found here! http://davespestcontrol.net

January 22, 2011

More Pest Trivia...

Here are a few more interesting pests facts for trivia buffs....
  • Caterpillars may have over 4000 separate muscles. Humans have only 792.
  • Of the 20 million people in Latin America who are infected by Chagas disease, a serious kissing bug-borne illness, about 50,000 die annually.
  • Bees must collect the nectar from 2,000 flowers to make 1 tablespoon of honey.
  • Cicadas breathe through spiracles - small holes in the abdomen.
  • Men claim their number one pest concern to be termites (24%) while women put spiders as their number one pest concern (16%).
  • The Madagascan Hissing Cockroach is one of the few insects who give birth to live young, rather than laying eggs.
Dave's Pest Control
Serving Central Massachusetts

Reference: www.pestworld.org

No comments:

Post a Comment