Some think, 10,000,000,000,000,000,000 insects live on our planet. Crazy! There are lots of different insects – big and small. Check out these weird insects!
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This insect is long and thin – like a stick. That is very clever because other animals cannot find and eat it.
weird = seltsam, komisch
stick = Stab, Stock
These are also called “walking leaves”. Their body and its colour help them to hide in the trees and bushes.
leaf, leaves = Blatt, Blätter
This beetle is super strong. It can carry things 850 times its own weight. Imagine if you could hold up five elephants!
beetle = Käfer
850 times its own weight = 850-mal so schwer wie das eigene Gewicht
This fly lives in Austria. It looks like a dangerous scorpion but it is not dangerous at all! Scorpion flies eat fruit and berries.