Some different common types of insects found in Arizona are bees, beetles, flies, roaches, dragonflies, butterflies, earwigs, aphids, grasshoppers, cicadas and ants. However, there are many different species in each of t... More » Geography United States The West

According to Insect Identification, a "child of the earth" insect is the English translation for a common Spanish name of the potato bug, "nino de la tierra." The Archnids E-Zine reports that in New Mexico, the term "chi... More » Science Biology Zoology

Although a scorpion can eat all types of insects, it mostly eats crickets if it is kept as a pet. Depending on their size, scorpions in the wild can eat lizards, spiders, other scorpions or small rodents. Scorpions are c... More » Science Biology Zoology
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