All About Insects

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Insect

Habitat

Food

Protection

Photo

Honey bee

Near plants

honey

Stinger

[1]

Stick insect

sticks / branches /trees

plants,vegetation

camouflage

[2]

Asian Horned frog

rainforest

wild cats,each others,owls,big lizard,snakes

camouflage

[3]

Panther chameleon

rainforest

snakes,eagles,birds

camouflage

[4]

Honey ant

Hot desert

Honey

skinny

[5]

Dung beetle

Hot desert

poo

Male horn, Female no horn

[6]

Grasshopper

Near plants

insects

camouflage

[7]

Flie

anywhere

anything

small

[8]

Cockroach

anywhere stinks

anything stinks

likes to hide anywhere

[9]


[1] <http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/1/1d/European_honey_bee_extracts_nectar.jpg/1280px-European_honey_bee_extracts_nectar.jpg>

[2] <http://www.ozanimals.com/image/albums/australia/Insect/Ctenomorpha-chronus-1.jpg>

[3] <http://cdn.c.photoshelter.com/img-get/I0000c63FAo83kP8/s/600/600/TK110021.jpg>

[4] <http://www.chameleonforums.com/care/images/panther_slide1.jpg>

[5] <http://i.ytimg.com/vi/mX1po9rJMT8/maxresdefault.jpg>

[6] <http://www.sabisabi.com/images/DungBeetle-on-dung-sabi-sabi.JPG>

[7] <http://animal-backgrounds.com/files/Grasshopper/Grasshopper_desktop_wallpaper.jp

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[8] <http://voices.nationalgeographic.com/files/2009/08/fly-picture-2.jpg>

[9] <http://www.pestcontrolnorthcarolina.com/core/images/pest-control/cockroach/american/american-cockroach-lg.jpg>