Termitidae


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Noun1.Termitidae - termites
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 Termes, Termes - type genus of the Termitidae
genus Reticulitermes, Reticulitermes - includes species highly destructive to structures and living trees
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Taxonomy, distribution, and notes on the termites (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae, Termitidae) of Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.
Evaluation of fipronil baits against Microtermes mycophagus (Isoptera: Termitidae).
Chouvenc T, Robert A, Semon E, Bordereau C (2012) Burial behaviour by dealates of the termite Pseudacanthotermes spiniger (Termitidae, Macrotermitinae) induced by chemical signals from termite corpses.
The objective of this study is to isolate and identify the trail-following pheromone of Microcerotermes exiguus (Isoptera: Termitidae).
Termites (Isoptera: Termitidae, Rhinotermitidae) in Pinus caribaea plantations in the Colombian Orinoco basin
There were 15 families of insects: Carabidae, Chelonariidae, Chrysomelidae, Dytiscidae, Histeridae, Passalidae, Scarabaeidae, Tenebrionidae, Blattidae, Apidae, Apoidae, Formicidae, Vespidae, Termitidae and Gryllotalpidae used by sun bear in their diet.
Thus, the absence of variation in the vegetation structure (number and size of trees) between forest edge and interior observed here probably contributes to the lack of effect on availability of nesting sites for arboreal species, such as Microcerotermes strunckii (Termitidae: Termitinae) the dominant species in our study (see Table 2).
Se colecto en un nido de Amitermes foreli (Termitidae), formado en la raiz de la planta medicinal Hibiscus sabdariffa (L) (Malvaceae) (Fig.