In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I see cucumber beetles in the garden all summer long.
- Although most of the beetles were dead, a number were still quite active and one beetle climbed onto a film vial in the pan and took flight.
- In ancient Egypt they worshipped all kinds of creatures even insects and bugs like a scarab beetle.
- Green June beetles also emerge in July and they also feed on ripe fruit.
- Over 1,000 species of beetle and spider have been found, many of which are dependent on the trees for their survival.
- Adult beetles hide in soil during the day and fly to trees to feed at night.
- A variety of insects, including some beetles and moths, mimic bees and wasps.
- The hard sheath over the beetle's wings has a waxy surface dotted with tiny nonwaxy bumps.
- They can easily slice right though a beetle's hard armour.
- He takes out a glass case containing the beautiful beetle, with a golden shell, black spots, and antennae, just as he had originally said.
- The beetles' backs are covered with bumps - under a microscope, they resemble a landscape of peaks and valleys.
- Among all the insects only beetles have these specialized fore-wings.
- Mark's passion for peculiar pets started when he collected caterpillars, beetles and scorpions as a child.
- It turns out that only some male horned scarab beetles grow long horns and battle for mates.
- This tiny black female beetle, the size of a poppy seed, is already spreading in the Great Smoky Mountains.
- This beetle's black antennae are nearly as long as its body.
- Only a few insects feed on lichens - some moths and beetles among them.
- Rare forms of beetle and fly have been known to live there, and it offers a breeding ground for otters.
- Insects, especially beetles and ants, are the main food of Downy Woodpeckers.
- Ants, beetles, and termites turn over soil and wood.
- Champ was prepared especially for the festival of Hallowe'en when large quantities of potatoes were pounded with a cylindrical wooden implement called a beetle.
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