Take the Quiz! The Secrets of Insects' Mouths

How do insects eat their dinner?

The insects we're familiar with eat lots of different things: pollen from flowers, sap from trees, and even smaller insects! Insects have different ways of eating depending on the food they eat. They might suck up their food, lick it, or chew it. Find out how insects' mouths are shaped differently depending on the food they eat!

What Do Insects Eat?


Pick from the foods below!

Insect samples provided by Hiroshi Mizuno