Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Tiger beetle

Tiger beetle
Everyone also knows if the cheetah is the fastest animal on earth that can run up to 115 km / h. Compared with this tiger beetle, would be very much the comparison because the beetle is only capable of running at speeds up to 8 km / h.

But wait, if the size of the beetle is similar to the cheetah, the cheetah will then struggling pursuing this weevil because it is capable of running as fast as 500 kilometers / h and probably will replace the cheetah as the fastest animal on earth, even the artificial mass supersport car will be difficult after him.

That glimpse of the capabilities of this beetle. He moves so fast, until - until he had to stop several times to determine the location of prey.

After he determines the location of prey, he ran quickly to grab its prey. Besides relying on speed as a weapon to kill prey, beetle also has a strong jaw.

Because of its exceptional ability, this beetle used by humans to control pests such as caterpillars, grasshoppers and other insects.

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