Refer the figures A, B, C and D given below. Which of the following options shows the correct name of the animals shown by the figures A, B, C and D ?
A. A – Locust, B – Scorpion, C – Prawn, D – Pila
B. A – Locust, B – Prawn, C – Scorpion, D – Pila
C. A – Locust, B – Scorpion, C – Prawn, D – Snail
D. A – Butterfly, B – Scorpion, C – Prawn, D – Pila
Correct Answer : A.
Locusts are the swarming phase of certain species of shorthorned grasshoppers in the family Acrididae. Scorpions are predatory arthropod animals having eight legs and are easily recognised by the pair of grasping pedipalps and the narrow, segmented tail. Prawn is an arthropod (invertebrate having jointed limbs and a segmented body with an exoskeleton made of chitin. Pila is a genus of large freshwater snails with an operculum.