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No, insects do not have skin coverings like mammals do. An insect has what is known as an exoskeleton which protects it.
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Usually around once a month, give or take a few weeks. Its not always completely regular a sit can depend on factors like diet, habitat, and even how stressed they… are. They have to be perfectly happy and feel comfortable enough to shed. When they do shed they're very vunerable so its important not to handle them or disturb them.
I do not know the answer, however, an insect burned my cheek when it touched my skin. It is pretty painful, it is almost second degree burn, it is red and very itchy. If anybo…dy knows this insect please put your note here...
The process of shedding skin in insects is Ecdysis.
So that they can grow without their old skin getting in the way otherwise they would have to stretch the skin which would leave a hole.
maggots and also ticks
Yes, flies have been known to lay eggs under live animals skin. What would happen is something would get an open wound, and flies would get on it and lay there eggs. Unfortuna…tely there a numerous cases where people and animals of all sorts would have maggots breaking through their skin. Answered by Katie Mariani
Skin covers muscles, internal organs, blood vessels, and everything else inside your body.
everything in its body.
no some have smooth skin
Insects do not have skin, but they have an exoskeleton. An exoskeleton is a hard outer covering that protects their organs and bodies.
it has an exoskeletion so its bones are on the outside of its body not its core.
In most groups, nothing. In beetles and earwigs, the elytra (shields), but these are really modified forewings, so really still nothing. :P In butterflies, the wings are c…overed BY small scales which also carry the pigment for their vivid colours. There's one group of small flies where the pronotum (part of the small shield covering the thorax) has become enlarged and covers the wings like the elytra do in beetles. They're called Celyphidae, look them up if you're curious as to how this works.
Some insects like the Ant or the Housefly have an external "skin" that also acts as their bones. Its called Exoskeleton.
The outer covering of an insect is called the exoskeleton.