Fact is, there are a lot of insect species that can be found all over the earth. Many of these insects are very harmful to humans and animals since they can cause sudden death. However, there are some of them that are harmless enough. Moreover, there are many insects that are very terrifying to look at. Here are the 10 most terrifying insects in the earth:
10. New Zealand Weta
This one is the heaviest insect the earth has to offer. It is a cricket-like insect, and it weighs 2.5 ounces. Its wing span is around 7 inches. This is a pest that can cause chaos in vegetable plantations like carrots. But the thing is, this is not dangerous to human beings.
9. Dengue Mosquito
This insect is very dangerous to mankind. It is simply because it is the mosquito that carries dengue fever. This insect, which is also known as Aedes aegypti, is common to tropical places or countries. Believe it or not, this kind of mosquito is not a typical type since it doesn’t live in swamps, rivers, and creeks.
This insect has hornets and yellow jackets just like a bee. However, this is absolutely not a bee, and this is also not an ant. It is terrestrial and relatively social kind of insect. Humans are not its main preys, but it can accidentally go over humans. In just a single sting from it, you can already die.
7. Kissing Bugs
These are very common in America. However, this does not mean that they cannot be found in Australia, Africa, and Asia. Sucking vertebrae blood is the horrible thing done by these little monsters. Chagas disease is also brought by them.
It is actually, one specie of scorpions that belongs to Scorpionidae family. It is known to be giant forest scorpion. It is very common in Asian countries like China, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, India, and Laos.