Macrotermitinae

Macrotermitinae

[‚mak·rō‚tər′mid·ə‚nē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A subfamily of termites in the family Termitidae.
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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 effects of temperature on the architecture and distribution of Macrotermes bellicosus (isoptera, macrotermitinae) mounds in different habitats of a West African Guinea Savanna.
Purification and characterization of two betaglucosidases from termite workers Macrotermes bellicosus (Termitidae: Macrotermitinae).
Macrotermitinae. Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences (Paris) 230: 475477.
Termitidae e a familia mais numerosa em especies e a mais diversificada em termos ecologicos, compreendendo as subfamilias Macrotermitinae, Apicotermitinae, Termitinae e Nasutitermitinae (CANCELLO, 1989).
belonging to family Termitidae subfamily Macrotermitinae, is described and illustrated in detail from Malaysia.
19 Termite mounds up to 7 ft (2 m) tall, built by termites of the Macrotermitinae subfamily, are highly characteristic of the many savannah areas in eastern Africa.
Food habits of sympatric termite species (Isoptera, Macrotermitinae) as determined by stable carbon isotope analysis in a Guinean savanna (Lamto, Cote d'Ivoire).