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 Post subject: Re: Insect Quiz (RV)
Unread postPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2012 10:51 pm 
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Bragging that he has the biggest ball? :lol: :wink:

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 Post subject: Re: Insect Quiz (RV)
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Bragging that he has the biggest ball? :lol: :wink:


Not bragging, in fact he wants to get away from the source the ball as soon as possible. (This is a tip!)

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He is checking directions to where he wants to take the ball.

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 Post subject: Re: Insect Quiz (RV)
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Correct Imberbe. Once the beetle has formed the ball, he must move it away as soon as possible. Other beetles may steal the ball and the 'builder' of the ball may even be killed by other beetles. It may happen that the ball is rolled against an obstacle and the beetle must then get on top of his ball, dance around to determine the direction in which he has to roll the ball. Scientists have established that they use the sun to give them directions.

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Is it true that dung beetles are host to a parasite which detects the odour of the dung and by moving or vibrating in a certain way guides the dung beetle onto the dung ?

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 Post subject: Re: Insect Quiz (RV)
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What is a spider hunting wasps' main food item?

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 Post subject: Re: Insect Quiz (RV)
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Spiders duh... According to 'Game ranger in your backpack" they will choose large spiders like Baboon spiders to paralyse and then place it in a sealed underground chamber with a single egg laid apon it.

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Are you sure? :wink:

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 Post subject: Re: Insect Quiz (RV)
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Sorry ... wrong answer. :(

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Fish fry/hatchlings.

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No, not that either.

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