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Noun1.Isoptera - order of social insects that live in colonies, including: termites; often placed in subclass Exopterygota
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
termite, white ant - whitish soft-bodied ant-like social insect that feeds on wood
family Rhinotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae - large widely distributed family of termites of temperate to tropical regions
family Kalotermitidae, Kalotermitidae - primitive termites of warm regions
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Location: Colorado Sources: Levad (a) 2004-2005 Drew 1882 Prey Items: % % Orders Aranaea Blattodea Coleoptera Diptera 25 Ephemeroptera 25 100 Hemiptera Homoptera (c) Hymenoptera 50 Isoptera Lepidoptera Neuroptera Psocoptera Tricoptera Sample Type (d)/Number: B/2 B/10 (e) Specimens (n) Unknown Unknown Location: California Sources: Dixon 1935 Foerster 1987 Marin 1999 Prey Items: % % % Orders Aranaea <1 Blattodea Coleoptera <1 Diptera 1 Ephemeroptera Hemiptera 1 2 Homoptera (c) 5 Hymenoptera 100 99 91 Isoptera <1 Lepidoptera <1 Neuroptera <1 Psocoptera Tricoptera Sample Type (d)/Number: S/1 B/2 B/10 Specimens (n) ~100 289 1,180 Location: California Archived data Sources: Rudalevige et al.
In the case of an application for pest, eradication of insects of all kinds, crawling and flying (Collembola, Dictyoptera, Isoptera, Orthoptera, Diptera, etc .
Phoridae from termite colonies in Africa, including two new species (Diptera; Isoptera, Termitidae).
islamita captured mainly Isoptera, Coleoptera (larvae), Diptera, and Blattodea.
3 Dt 1 1 A Collembola Dt 10 5 A Coleoptera, Elateridae Pr 26 15 I Coleoptera, Scirtidae Dt 481 24 I Diptera, Chironomidae Dt 54 16 I Diptera, Culicidae, Culex sp Dt 32 12 I Diptera, Drosophilidae Dt 1 1 A Diptera, Muscidae Dt 2 1 I Diptera, Tipulidae Dt 7 5 I Diptera, Ceratopogonidae Dt 10 8 I Embioptera Dt 1 1 A Homoptera, Aphidae Hb 1 1 A Homoptera, Cicadellidae Hb 1 1 A Hymenoptera, Formicidae (*) Pr 3 1 A * Isoptera, Termitidae (*) Dt 11 4 A * Lepidoptera Hb 46 13 I Orthoptera, Gryllidae Hb 5 5 A Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae Hb 7 7 A+I TOTAL Hb 874
The study concluded that consumption of Lepidoptera and Isoptera has remained undiminished over the years across the country.
For us, opening up the markets in the Netherlands and Switzerland under a strategic cooperation agreement with two very well connected partners is the basis for a successful launch and the positioning of our Isoptera prepaid service platform," says Reinhold M.
Despite Marais's claim to extensive field-work in the Waterberg, he was only there intermittently, not immediately post-war, but from 1907 until 1915, while it was not until several years later, right next door to his lodgings in central Pretoria, that he got down to inspecting the inner sanctum of his fat Isoptera grubs.