Small bees with a big bite

PyrgoSeptember 20, 2004

I have a cabin outside Fort Worth, Texas and was mowing when swarmed by small bees, 1/3 the size of honey bees but not wasps. They have a terrible bite and the sting last a whole day, with little cuts at the sting points, and welts and swelling the next day.

Any idea of what type of bees they are? Also, I can't find a nest in the nearby trees. Could they be living underground?

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Pyrgo

I found where they're located. No need to reply.

    Bookmark   September 21, 2004 at 12:42PM
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dighappy(z7 NJ)

So where did you find them?

    Bookmark   October 3, 2004 at 2:52PM
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