Answered By: Connie Britton
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2014     Views: 2802

The honeybee has a barbed stinger which it loses after stinging. Other bees, wasps and hornets which have a lance type stinger, are capable of stinging repeatedly. See this factsheet on Bee and Wasp Stings.http://www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~ohioline/hyg-fact/2000/2076.html