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Genus Incisitermes - Drywood Termites

Mystery Insect - Incisitermes minor Termites from Guerneville CA - Incisitermes minor termite reproductive - Incisitermes snyderi Western drywood termite, Incisitermes minor - Incisitermes minor Found this bug in our house... please tell me it's not a termite... - Incisitermes minor It has wings but I haven’t seen it fly - Incisitermes minor termite - Incisitermes snyderi large termites - Incisitermes schwarzi
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 Incisitermes (Drywood Termites)
9 spp. in our area(1), ~30 spp. total(2)
New World; a few spp. in so./sw. Asia & Australia(2)