fun facts

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So many interesting facts to share

RED BACK SPIDERS - FEMALE

Female red back spiders are able to store sperm from mating that can be used up to two years later to fertilise several clutches of eggs. Each clutch averages 250 eggs

GERMAN COCKROACH

The German Cockroach is nocturnal and only occasionally appears during the day if the population is crowded or has been disturbed.
If you shine a light into a room deserted after dark, such as a kitchen where they have been scavenging, you may see whether or not you have cockroach populating in your home.

TERMITES - THE QUEEN

Did you know that a Queen Termite can live for over 25 years?
Every day, the Queen can lay up to 1,000 eggs....that is a whopping 9,125,000 eggs laid over a 25 year period!

WHITE TAIL SPIDER - FEMALE

Did you know that a female White Tail Spider lays up to 90 eggs and protects them until they hatch?
White Tails are found in the home most commonly in Summer and Autumn whilst they hide in little nooks searching for prey.
The primary diet of a White Tail....is other spiders!

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