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Yellow Jackets, Wasps, and Hornets
Faith M. Oi, Matthew Aubuchon
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Pages / Length: 4
Publication Date: 10/11/1998

Yellow jackets, some wasps, and some hornets can pose a health threat to humans because of their painful sting. These insects have smooth stingers as opposed to the barbed stingers found on bees. The smooth stingers allow them to sting more than once.