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Old 04-28-2010, 09:03 AM
 
Location: Visitation between Wal-Mart & Home Depot
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Mud daubers are not actually wasps...no stingers! The fact that they look like wasps is part of their protection.

I also use the can of long distance spray in the evening hours with no problems.
Well, they actually are wasps, they do have stingers and they do have venom. That's how they paralyze the spiders that you find if you break open one of their nests.

I've never heard of someone being stung by a mud dauber, they seem to be quite tolerant and gentle, but I'm sure it has happened once or twice.
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Old 04-28-2010, 08:53 PM
 
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Ewwww I cringed !!!. That looks like them pests...Brown. Big . Fast. Scarey. Protective of their nest..
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