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Mnemonic Devices > Miscellaneous > Insect Stings
A useful mnemonic for remembering the treatment of Insect Stings:
Use Ammonia for a Bee sting,
and Vinegar for a Wasp sting
(A is followed by B, and V by W).
A-B, V-W also provides a mnemonic for their Latin family classifications:
Apoidae are Bees
- and -
Vespidae are Wasps.
Thanks to Peter J.