Kalotermitidae


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Noun1.Kalotermitidae - primitive termites of warm regions
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Isoptera, order Isoptera - order of social insects that live in colonies, including: termites; often placed in subclass Exopterygota
genus Kalotermes, Kalotermes - type genus of Kalotermitidae; termites destructive of wood and living trees
Cryptotermes, genus Cryptotermes - genus of dry wood termites; cosmopolitan in distribution; sometimes considered a subgenus of Kalotermes
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This agrees with previous studies of Collins (1958, 1963, 1966, 1969) and Khan (1980) on Kalotermitidae and Rhinotermitidae species.
Taxonomy, biogeography, and notes on termites (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae, Termitidae) of the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands.
Termites that belong to the families Hodotermitidae (Anacanthotermes and Hodotermes), Kalotermitidae (Neotermes), Rhinotermitidae (Coptotermes, Heterotermes, and Psammotermes), and Termitidae (Amitermes, Ancistrotermes, Cornitermes, Macrotermes, Microcerotermes, Microtermes, Odontotermes, Procornitermes, and Syntermes) [12].
So far, the caste systems of some lower termite species, such as Mastotermitidae and Kalotermitidae, have been well studied (Watson et al.
Taxonomy, biogeography and notes on termites (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae, Rhinotermitiae, Termitidae) of the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos islands.
Existem sete familias representantes da ordem dos cupins: Mastotermitidae, Kalotermitidae, Termopsidae, Hodotermitidae, Serritermitidae, Rhinotermitidae e Termitidae (GRASSE, 1986).
1988, 1990, 2000), contrary to most other Kalotermitidae ("drywood" termites).