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Drywood Termite Frass

Drywood Termite Frass
Sweetwater River Trail, San Diego County, California, USA
December 3, 2017
What kind of eggs are these -- some kind of beetle? I find them in huge numbers in rotten, powdery logs all the time. Do they hatch in the Spring?

Moved from ID Request.

thinking those might be fecal pellets instead
particularly based on your comment that there are lots of them in rotten wood.

Fecal pellets
Really? That never occurred to me. They are so perfectly formed. Thanks.

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