Do wasps bite people?

Answer 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 »

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Do wasps bite humans?

Wasps do not bite human beings, but they do sting. Stings from paper wasps, hornets and yellow jackets are among the most common types of insect bites and stings. Since some wasps live in colonie... Read More »

Why do bugs bite certain people and not others?

When I lived in Florida I discovered that the mosquitoes were attracted to my perfume, hair spray and scented deodorant. When I was going to be outside I wore unscented deodorant and did not wear h... Read More »

Why do mosquitos bite some people but not others?

Mosquitoes have very sensitive receptors located on their antenna. The can easily smell carbon dioxide in humans.

Do termites bite people?

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 »