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Genus Tenuirostritermes

Termite Colony - Tenuirostritermes cinereus Fire ant vs. nasute termites - Tenuirostritermes - male - female Tenuirostritermes cinereus? - Tenuirostritermes Tenuirostritermes cinereus? - Tenuirostritermes Higher Termites - Tenuirostritermes tenuirostris - female Termitoidae? termites - Tenuirostritermes tenuirostris Tenuirostritermes Tenuirostritermes
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 Termitidae (Higher Termites)
Subfamily Nasutitermitinae (Nasute Termites)
Genus Tenuirostritermes
2 spp. in our area, 4 spp. total(1)
so. US to Honduras(1)
a member of the subfamily Nasutitermitinae (3 spp. in 2 genera in our area, ~600 spp. in >80 genera worldwide)(1)