Rhinotermitidae


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Related to Rhinotermitidae: Reticulitermes flavipes

Rhinotermitidae

[¦rī·nō·tər′mad·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of lower termites of the order Isoptera.
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En las muestras se encuentran representadas dos familias: Termitidae (57%) y Rhinotermitidae (43%) (Tabla 2).
Se encontraron diez especies la mayoria (90%) Termitidae (subfamilias Apicotermitinae, Nasutitermitinae y Syntermitinae) y Rhinotermitidae (Tabla 2, Figura 1).
Las termitas se mantuvieron en los tocones de donde se coleccionaron y se colocaron luego en un recipiente rectangular con dimensiones de 21 x 56 x 30 cm, cubiertos con tela muselina y plastico negro para simular oscuridad, habito criptico y subterraneo caracteristico de la familia Rhinotermitidae (Marquez 2006; Sun et al.
Rate, amount, and distribution pattern of alimentary fluid transfer via trophallaxis in three species of termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae Termopsidae).
Efficacy of the entomogenous nematode Steinernema feltiae against a subterranean termite, Reticulitermes tibialis (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae ).
Field exposure of borate-treated softwood to subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae, Mastotermitidae).
Taxonomy, biogeography, and notes on the termites (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae, Termitidae) of the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands.
Thermal tolerances of four termite species (Isoptera; Rhinotermitidae, Kalotermitidae).
Some areas for future study include determination of sites where termite gut chitinase is synthesized, and whether chitinase activity varies between species of Rhinotermitidae as well as between colonies of the same species.