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 Reticulitermes sp.
Containing group: Isoptera


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Scientific Name Heterotermes aureus
Location Santa Rita Experimental Range, Pima County, Arizona, USA
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By A. Yelich
Sex Workers and Soldier
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Reticulitermes sp.
Scientific Name Reticulitermes sp.
Location Northern California, USA
Comments Subterranean termite workers and soldier
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Life Cycle Stage Workers and a soldier
Copyright © 2005 Alex Wild
Scientific Name Psammotermes hybostoma
Reference J. Desneux. 1904. Isoptera. Fam. Termitidae. Genera Insectorum de P. Wytsman 25:1-53
Specimen Condition Dead Specimen
Life Cycle Stage Large soldier
Type Paratype
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