In the 1960s, additional evidence supporting the hypothesis emerged when F. A.
McKittrick noted similar morphological characteristics between some termites ...
Main characteristics of Termites. Termites are usually small or medium sized,
whitish or colourless insects, with short antennae. They have strong biting ...
There are more than 2,300 species of termites worldwide. There are
approximately 45 species of termites in the United States. The most common
termite species ...
Termites acquire these microorganisms from other colony members by eating
their fecal matter. All members of the order Isoptera share certain characteristics.
Jun 5, 2014 ... Even though termites are not closely related to ants, they are sometimes referred
to as white ants. Phylogenetic studies have shown that the ...
Keywords: Termites, Eusocial insects, Ecosystem engineers, Pest, Diversity, ...
deliberately presents some general termite characteristics including their biology,
Learn about termites. ... Size: King and queen termites are large, sometimes over
an inch. ... Queen lifespan and colony characteristics in ants and termites.
Termites are the most primitive group of living winged insects that lay their eggs
on land. Some scientific studies suggest that termites are most closely related to ...
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The alate is simply the adult, sexually mature stage in the ant or termite life cycle.
... However, there are three simple characteristics to look for that can be used to ...
Biomed Environ Sci. 1992 Jun;5(2):178-83. Acetylcholinesterase characteristics
of termite queen exposed to anticholinesterase compounds. Bhattacharya S(1) ...