Reviewed January 2002

Download a free PDF of this publication (168KB). PDF help

Printer-friendly version of this page

Guidelines to reprint or copy

PS11, Stinging and Biting Pests

  • Web access only


Related publications

Use our feedback form for questions or comments about PS11.

Find publications

Search MU Extension publications.

ADA Accessibile AddThis Widget
MU Extension near you

Stinging and Biting Pests

Editor's note
The following abstract describes a publication that is intended as a downloadable PDF. Please see links to the PDF file on this page.

Wilfred S. Craig
Department of Entomology

Just how dangerous is a brown recluse? This publication features 11 full-color photos of insects that sting and bite, such as mosquitoes and yellowjackets. The reverse side provides characteristic breeding and appearance information as well as the effects of particular insect bites.


  • American dog tick
  • Black widow
  • Brown recluse spider
  • Deer fly
  • Honey bee
  • Io moth
  • Saddleback caterpillar
  • Sweat bees
  • Wheel bug


  • 2

PS11, reviewed January 2002

PS11 Stinging and Biting Pests | University of Missouri Extension