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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Pterotermes

termite - Pterotermes occidentis Neotermes castaneus? - Pterotermes occidentis Neotermes castaneus? - Pterotermes occidentis Neotermes castaneus? - Pterotermes occidentis Neotermes castaneus? - Pterotermes occidentis  Dampwood termite? - Pterotermes occidentis  Dampwood termite? - Pterotermes occidentis  Dampwood termite? - Pterotermes occidentis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blattoidea
No Taxon (Epifamily Termitoidae - Termites)
Family Kalotermitidae (Drywood and Dampwood Termites)
Genus Pterotermes
Explanation of Names
Pterotermes Holmgren, 1911
Numbers
Monotypical genus; P. occidentis
One species in our region