Nasutitermitinae

Nasutitermitinae

[nə¦süd·ə·tər′mit·ən‚ē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A subfamily of termites in the family Termitidae, characterized by having the cephalic glands open at the tip of an elongated tube which projects anteriorly.
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Novos aditamentos ao "Catalogo dos Isoptera do Novo Mundo," e uma filogenia para os generos neotropicais de Nasutitermitinae, pp.
(2017) Ecology of termites from the genus Nasutitermes (Termitidae: Nasutitermitinae) and potential for science-based development of sustainable pest management programs.
Se recolectaron 28 especies distribuidas en dos familias (Termitidae y Rhinotermitidae), cinco subfamilias (Termitinae, Nasutitermitinae, Apicotermitinae, Rhinotermitinae, Heterotermitinae) y 19 generos.
7 1 1 Ruptitermes xanthochiton 1 1 2 Mathews, 1977 Syntermitinae Silvestritermes 2 2 euamignathus Silvestri, 1901 Embiratermes brevinasus 3 3 Emerson & Banks 1957 Nasutitermitinae Constrictotermes 5 5 cyphergaster (Silvestri, 1901) Diversitermes 3 3 diversimilis (Silvestri, 1901) Nasutitermes sp.
A new genus and species of Brazilian termite (Isoptera, Termitidae, Nasutitermitinae).
However, soldiers in the subfamily Nasutitermitinae (Termitidae) have a frontal projection, called a "nasus", from which a defensive terpenic substance is secreted (Prestwich, 1983).
Distribuidos entre as subfamilias: Nasutitermitinae (Constrictotermes cyphergaster, Nasutitermes sp1, Nasutitermes sp2, Labiotermes longilabius, Armitermes sp, Syntermes wheeleri e Syntermes molestus) e Termitinae (Spinitermes sp, Inquilinitermes fur e Inquilinitermes microcerus) (Fig 1).
Nasutitermitinae. Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences (Paris) 228: 2053-2054.
Spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) inhabiting abandoned mounds of the snouted harvester termite Trinervitermes trinervoides (Sjostedt) (Isoptera: Termitidae: Nasutitermitinae) in the Free State, with notes on their biology.
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).
Gathorne-Hardy, Frederick Jasper 2001 A Review of the South-East Asian Nasutitermitinae (Isoptera: Termitidae) with Descriptions of One New Genus and a New Species, and Including a Key to the Genera.