are the ecosystems that contain the most
species in the world, you can imagine what a huge group the
insects of the rainfiorest are..
Beetles (Coleoptera) are by
far the largest group with about 500,000 species.
The insects of the rainforest also grow very large.
are 8cm long water
6cm long earwigs
long ants,5cm long bees,7cm long wasps(Hymenoptera),
8cm long flies
6cm long weevils (Coleoptera), and the impressive,
up to 30cm long stick
and 15 cm long dragonflies
30g are not uncommon, and there are cicadas with 15cm, butterflies with
20cm, and moths
with 30cm wingspan.
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