1: "The Mayfly lives just 24 hours, making it one of the shortest-lived animals on Earth."

2: "The Gastrotrich only lives for a few days, with some species living for just three days."

3: "The House Fly has a lifespan of about 28 days, making it a short-lived insect."

4: "The Pacific Salmon lives about three to five years before dying after spawning."

5: "The Dolichopodidae, or Long-legged Flies, only live for a few weeks as adults."

6: "The Dragonfly's adult lifespan ranges from a few weeks to a few months."

7: "The Gall midge has a lifespan of about five days as adults."

8: "The Drone Fly's adult lifespan is only about two weeks."

9: "The Madagascar Hissing Cockroach has a lifespan of about one to two years."