Big Bugs on Tour will be visiting 13 intu shopping centres around the country between now and September 2019.
10 Facts you didn’t know about British bugs!
- A bee’s wings beat 190 times a second, that’s 11,400 times a minute
- A ladybird might eat more than 5,000 insects in its lifetime
- Grasshoppers existed before dinosaurs
- Certain ants can leap seven times the length of their bodies
- Butterflies taste with their feet
- Caterpillars have 12 eyes
- The stag beetle is the largest species of insect to be found in the UK
- Damselflies have been on earth for more than 300 million years
- A hornet’s favourite food is a…bee!
- Greater water boatmen breathe through their bottom!
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