Do termites bite people?

Answer Certain termites, such as Formosan subterranean soldier termites, are able to bite people, but they generally do not bite humans, according to the Texas A and M System AgriLife Extension. Termite... Read More »

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Do termites bite?

According to, some species of termites have the capability to bite people. Formosan termites fall into this category, but very seldom bite humans. However, all termites typically attack o... Read More »

Do termites attack people?

Termites are small insects, less than 1-inch long that live in colonies around homes and buildings. Termites feed on wood and paper products and typically won't feed on or bite humans, the exceptio... Read More »

Do wasps bite people?

In theory, wasps can bite in self-defense. But in practice, wasps use the venomous stinger on the end of their abdomen in that capacity. Usually when people refer to "wasp bites" they really mean s... Read More »

Do carpet beetles bite people?

Though carpet beetles are obnoxious pests and eat nearly everything in their path, they have not historically been known to bite living humans. Carpet beetles do, however, feed on dead tissue.Refer... Read More »