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With these sharp beaks they can inflict painful stinging bites through the tough skin of human hands.
Eyes and ears stinging, the students continue to sit peacefully.
The jellyfish sting actually comes from tiny nematocysts, or stinging cells, on the jellyfish body.
They have thanked me by cleaning the stinging and biting insects out of my neighborhood.
It feels really good to sit outside at night without any bug spray on and still no bugs biting or stinging you.
You've probably heard that the world's honeybees have suffered stinging losses lately.
The result the hermit crab uses biological warfare to defend himself with the stinging power of the anemones.
When he was done, his round face smooth and streamy and his eyes stinging from soapy water, he reached for a towel.
He lost no opportunity for indulging in the biting wit and faculty for stinging retort for which he is celebrated.
With tongue firmly in his cheek, his stinging sarcasm typically annihilates his target on the first shot.
If no bones were broken, he may not have felt much pain, except for some stinging where his skin was torn.
BP bears the brunt of the report's stinging criticism, but not all of it.
Yet kicking the hornets' nest has provoked stinging turf battles, increasing the body count.
For the other two armies, the restrictions amounted to a stinging defeat.
Some people feel a slight stinging sensation when the instrument is inserted under the skin.
But a little over a year ago she faltered at crunch time, and she has paid a stinging price ever since.
Whereas social wasps use their stingers only for defense, stinging solitary wasps rely on their venom to hunt.
Also watch out for prairie rattlesnakes, poisonous spiders, and stinging insects.
Coral and sea anemones are in the same family of stinging invertebrates.
Pseudoscorpions are essentially scorpions that lack a stinging tail.
They survived solely by eating microscopic animals trapped by their stinging tentacles.
They caught food using tentacles armed with microscopic stinging cells.
The bees' main defense-stinging-rarely works against the hornets, which are armored with tough plates of cuticle.
The sensitive cornea reacts with severe stinging pain.
Jellyfish have tiny stinging cells in their tentacles to stun or paralyze their prey before they eat them.
Stinging wasps, toxic spiders, and spiky caterpillars are all on the mantids' menu.
Their thick skin provides armor against jellies' stinging barbs.
The video showed a big swarm of bees buzzing around a hog and stinging it.
Because of this, people should try to avoid bumblebees as much as other stinging insects, the group advises.
Demonstrators responded by setting garbage bins on fire to protect themselves from the stinging white clouds.
Jellyfish are common visitors to many beaches, so teach kids to keep their eyes peeled for these stinging animals.
Stinging or biting insects or scorpions can be hazardous to outdoor workers.
Stinging nettle and the related wood nettle are other poisonous plants that are found across the state.
Knowing about stinging and biting insects may help you avoid them.
It is best to walk toward dense vegetation or enter a vehicle or building to avoid the stinging insects.
They cleared briars and stinging nettles and planted the first bed with hostas and ferns.

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