The bullet ant also known as Paraponera clavataca causes the worst pain known to man. Unlike pain from injuries, bullet ant venom has its primary purpose to give you the worst possible feeling, in whichever limb unlucky enough to come into contact with them. The pain is immediate and unlike even the worst physical injuries where your brain eventually has enough of it and blocks out the signal from the offending body part, it does not let go for a good long while.
“The pain caused by this insect’s sting is purported to be greater than that of any other hymenopteran, and is ranked as the most painful according to the Schmidt sting pain index, given a ‘4+” rating, according to some victims, equal to being shot, hence the name of the insect. It is described as causing ‘waves of burning, throbbing, all-consuming pain that continues unabated for up to 24 hours’.
It’s sting is 30 times more painful than that of a BEE, it’s the bullet Ant. It causes the worst pain known to man. Bullet Ant is known for its very powerful extreme pain about an inch long it’s been nicknamed meaning 24 hour long lasting pain that lingers.
The pain has been described as the victims as similar to walking on fire while having a nail stuck in your heel and being shocked by a high-voltage. Headed to South America they can also be found in some Central American countries such as Nicaragua and Honduras.
When a bullet ant stings you, it injects a paralyzing neurotoxin called poneratoxin talks in it causes extreme pain which gets more pain for every hour for the next 24 hours, as Schmidt stinging pain index ranks it as the most painful sting ever.