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Recent observations

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What

Termites Epifamily Termitoidae

Observer

finatic

Date

July 23, 2014 09:07 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Observer

chuckford

Date

August 15, 2013

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Termites Epifamily Termitoidae

Observer

kennynace

Date

June 15, 2014

Description

They are red and have a white-and-red striped ball-shaped abdomen.

Photos / Sounds

What

Termites Epifamily Termitoidae

Observer

jakob

Date

May 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jakob

Date

May 2, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Possibly Macrotermes sp.

This might have been the largest termite soldier I've ever seen.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

July 8, 2008

Description

This massive termite mound stands about 270 cm high, and is built on a slightly elevated portion of the Kwando River marsh.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Isoptera Epifamily Termitoidae

Date

March 27, 2014 04:21 PM PDT

Description

One of many termites found in log detritus

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

davidpedro

Date

February 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

eddiebug

Date

May 4, 2013 10:57 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

eddiebug

Date

May 2, 2008 02:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

eddiebug

Date

February 14, 2007 05:04 PM PST

Description

Photo by Mike "Troll" Dame

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

eddiebug

Date

October 9, 2011 11:40 AM PDT

Description

Frass

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Description from Wikipedia

Termites are a group of eusocial insects that, until recently, were classified at the taxonomic rank of order Isoptera (see taxonomy below), but are now accepted as the infraorder Isoptera, of the cockroach order Blattodea. While termites are commonly known, especially in Australia, as "white ants", they are for practical purposes unrelated to the ants (although they are prey to some ants, including the acrobat ant).

No range data available.