Top 10 entomology facts Selected as the most interesting among zoology related questions in Zoology quiz This is a larva of ...Ladybug. It's a larva of seven-pointed ladybird. It is is very busy and very effective in fighting aphids (much more effective than adults), eating up to six hundred a day.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskainsects facts » These ants bite off and collect leaf pieces. What for?They will grow mushrooms on them. South American Atta ants use leafs to prepare their food. They chew them first and than grow mushrooms on it.Created by: Ninjaiants facts » How many legs do spiders have? 8. All spiders have eight legs (while insects have six). Unlike most arthropods, spiders have no extensor muscles in their limbs and instead extend them by hydraulic pressure.Created by: Kasiazoology facts » How many wings does a bee have?4. All insects have none, two or four wings. Some extinct insects had an additional pair of winglets attached to the first segment of the thorax, for a total of three pairs.Created by: globalquiz.orgbees facts » What insects live in large numbers in sloth's fur?Moths. Several moth species have evolved to exclusively inhabit moist fur of sloths. It appears that sloths benefit from their relationship with moths because the moths fertilize algae on the sloth, which provides them with nutrients. Some sloths have been recored carrying more than 120 moths in their fur.Created by: Hitter smashermammals facts » What's the name of this parasite?Bed bugs were largely eradicated in the 40s of the last century. However, they have increased in prevalence since 1990s likely due to pesticide resistance, governmental bans on effective pesticides, and international travel.Created by: GabrielBarannature facts » The honeydew honey is a dark, strong type of honey. What is honeydew?Secretion of aphids. Honeydew is a sugar-rich sticky liquid, secreted by aphids as they feed on plant sap. When their mouthpart penetrates the phloem, the sugary, high-pressure liquid is forced out of the anus of the aphid. Honeydew is then collected by honey bees.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskacuisine facts » How long does the queen bee live?Up to 6 years. Queen bee is naturally capable of lilving up to 6 years. However, in modern beekeeping the replacement of mothers takes place every approximately 2 years.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskaanimals facts » For how long do the workers in ant colonies sleep?Around one minute. Typical worker sleeps for only one minute but 250 times a day.Created by: Ninjaianimals facts » How do Japanese honey bees defend themselves from Japanese giant hornets?They overheat them. As a hornet enters the hive, a mob of hundreds of honey bees surrounds it in a ball, completely covering it and preventing it from reacting effectively. The bees violently vibrate their flight muscles in much the same way as they do to heat the hive in cold conditions. This raises the temperature in the ball to the critical temperature of 46 °C.Created by: NinjaiJapan facts » Play zoology quiz and see all the questions.