Most Painful Insect Bites and Stings
The Top Ten
It is undescribable pain coming at you in waves of fury. Like you are being engulfed in red-hot flames while being jabbed by dozens of spiky nails
You almost want the bite to kill you because of pain.
It's like being shot.
You are chained in the flow of an active volcano.
May or may not be voting because of the *shivers* cazadores, in Fallout: New Vegas.
Blinding, fierce, shockingly electric.
A running hair dryer has been dropped into your bubblebath.
Worst then any wasp sting and I've been stung by many. Wanted to amputate my thumb.
Explosive and long lasting, you sound insane as you scream.
Hot oil from the deep frying spilling over your entire hand.
Caustic and burning, with a "distinctly bitter aftertaste".
Like spilling a beaker of hydrochloric acid on a paper cut.
Hot and smoky, almost irreverent.
Imagine W.C. Fields extinguishing a cigar with your tongue.
This has been confirmed more painful than a bullet ant
It's like a narrow hot nail being driven into your body.
It's instantaneous and excruciating.
As if a rat trap snapped your index fingernail.
This should be ranked on the sting pain index.
I think its number one
This is considered the worst and most painful insect sting ever.
Worse than the bullet ant or Asian giant hornet.
It’s been described as feeling like ripping skin and flesh apart.
I stepped on a fire ant hill and didn't know it, it was super painful
I remember getting bit by red ants before, it was super painful, I got bit after I fell in the ant hill
I remember once when I was a little kid, one summer day, I remember falling in a fire ant hill, I remember the ants were biting me on my leg, and I remember it was super painful, I think I remember it felt like someone was pitching me very hard or hurting me
I got bitten by red ants last summer man it hurt
It's basically the Bald-Faced Hornet, and its sting is like getting your hand mashed in a revolving door.
If this is the same critter as White-Face or Bald-Face Hornet, it's one of the angriest, nastiest, most persistent little hell hounds on the planet. Piss'em off, and they'll chase you all the way to Hades.
It’s actually known as the Anthophorid bee, and it’s not very painful.
It should be WAY Lower on the list, it’s like biting a tiny part of your earlobe.
Way less painful than getting your ears pierced.
I've been bitten by these flies, it feels like a flu shot.
They literally rip through skin and drink blood.
Rarely do they ever cause sickness.
Imagine someone dropped a cigarette on you while you were biking.
These flies are some of the most annoying, persistent and hurtful flies around.
Never mind a mosquito, these things really cut through skin, and feed on blood like vampires.
Hoping you don't get cursed.
It's like a dog bit you in a sensitive spot.
Like a ritual gone wrong, Satanic.
The gas lamp in the old church explodes in your face when you light it.
This is referring to the Ferocious Polybia Wasp.
Which doesn't come close to the pain of the Fierce Black Polybia Wasp.
Like a trick gone wrong, your butt is a target for a bb-gun.
They should be friendly with that southern hospitality
It happens on the third day, as you reach for the light switch, and you're wondering
When will you ever learn?
A ferocious pang, and it lasts 12 hours.
Flesh-eating bacteria dissolve your muscles, one by precious one.
A caterpillar has 6 true legs and 10 false pseudo legs, so it counts as an insect as well.
It’s the worst pain you could get from an animal though,
A.k.a. the puss caterpillar. They have hairs that deliver stings giving you unbearable pain for hours to days.
Today While on vacation in mexico I was on the beach barefoot and I stepped on a bee it hurt bad, still sore where I got stung I almost cried it hurt
I got stung by a honey bee once it was quite painful
I stepped on a bee and got stung on the foot it hurt badly
This is a sting we're very familiar about, and it's like a match covered in lye and sulfuric acid landed on your skin and burned it.
But it's not too bad like some of the other insects out there.
Bold and unrelenting, Somebody is using a power drill to remove your ingrown toenail.
It's like when you've spent 8 hours using a drill to get rid of your ingrown toenail, and then it got wedged in your toe.
Like a dinner guest who stays too long, the pain drones on.
A hot dutch oven lands on your hand and you can't get it off.
I got stung by a waso today while on vacation it hurt so badly I still sore on the spot where I got stung, I was stung 5 times by the same wasp I had to get out of the area I cried in pain
I was stung by the same wasp twice it hurt really badly
There are "gods", and they do throw their thunderbolts.
Poseidon/Neptune has rammed his trident into your breast.
Immediate, irrationally intense and unrelenting.
This is the closest you will come to seeing the blue of a flame from within the fire.
An odd, distressing pain.
Tiny blowtorches kiss your arms and legs.