formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus  (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) - 1324066

formosan subterranean termite
Coptotermes formosanus (Shiraki)

Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: Damage to a nest of Formosan subterranean termites brings hoards of workers and soldiers with dark, oval shaped heads scrambling to repair the hole. Termites shown about 4 times actual size.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Name: Scott Bauer
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States

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Image Number: 1324066

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Image uploaded on Thursday, March 06, 2003
Image Information last updated on Tuesday, August 02, 2011