Mostly some insects follow us that we wonder the reason why such is happening, some even go to the extent of asking if they’ve got some spiritual problems. This article seeks to reveal why wasps follow people, kindly read a bit further to discover more.

What is wasps?

A wasp is any insect of the narrow-waisted suborder Apocrita of the order Hymenoptera which is neither a bee nor an ant; these excludes the broad-waisted sawflies (Symphyta), which look somewhat like wasps, but are in a separate suborder.

The wasps do not constitute a clade, a complete natural group with a single ancestor, as bees and ants are deeply nested within the wasps, having evolved from wasp ancestors.

Wasps that are members of the clade Aculeata can sting their prey.

Why are wasps attracted to me?

Let’s now move to the subject of this article, “Why does wasps follow me?”. Kindly read a bit further to discover more.

Why does wasps follow me?

Wasps are mostly after food and scent. Wasps and bees are mostly attracted by their favourite scents from lemon-oil, as such they may get attracted to you when you apply such product on you. While wasps may be attracted by your scent, they may sometimes be attracted to you not in attack mode.


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