- The scientific name for
fireflies is lampyridae.
- The firefly is mostly black
with red and yellow on its head and back.
- It has 6 legs.
- The last segment of the
abdomen lights up.
- The firefly is found in
tropical and temperate Regions it is mostly found in North
- Some kinds of fireflies feed
on pollen and nectar and some don't eat at all.
- There are almost 2000 species
of fireflies living in tropical and temperate regions.
- Some people call fireflies
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