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Winged Termite

Winged Termite
Lacey (near Olympia), Thurston County, Washington, USA
September 11, 2008
Winged termite of some sort?


Moved from Termites.

Pacific coast dampwood termite?
compare with

That's what I was thinking...

Is a winged termite automatically a queen or worker or any particular caste??

Reproductives (Alates)
I'm not sure if they are actually called queens and kings (I've seen that, but not sure if it's correct) they seem to be called reproductives most often.

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