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Termite (Blattodea, several families)Coptotermes sp. (genus)

Termite at Black Mountain

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Coptotermes sp. (genus) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Coptotermes sp. (genus) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Coptotermes sp. (genus) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Coptotermes sp. (genus) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018

Identification history

Termite (Blattodea, several families) Coptotermes sp. (genus) 27 Dec 2018 KimPullen
Termite (Blattodea, several families) Coptotermes sp. (genus) 19 Dec 2018 silversea_starsong
Amitermes 17 Dec 2018 silversea_starsong

Author's notes

I'm not familiar with the two species in Canberra, Amitermes xylophagus and A. neogermanus. Can they be distinguished from these photos?

1 comment

   17 Dec 2018
I don't think Coptotermes makes mounds -- but if they do, then I can't rule out that genus right now.

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Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018 Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018 Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2018 Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2018 Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at Black Mountain - 28 Jun 2018 Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Black Mountain - 21 Oct 2017 Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 21 Oct 2017 Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2017 Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2017 Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2017 Comptosia stria (A bee fly) at Black Mountain - 15 Nov 2016 Thelymitra sp. (A sun orchid) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Caladenia cucullata (Lemon caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Caladenia congesta (Pink caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Caladenia congesta (Pink caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Caladenia cucullata (Lemon caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016 Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 28 Oct 2016 Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 9 Oct 2016 Aedes alboannulatus (White-kneed Mosquito) at Black Mountain - 2 Oct 2016 Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Black Mountain - 2 Oct 2016 Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 6 Aug 2016 Eriochilus cucullatus (Parson's bands) at Black Mountain - 29 Mar 2016 Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 19 Mar 2016 Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 13 Feb 2016 Caladenia sp. at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2015 Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015 Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015 Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015 Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015 Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015 Rhytidosporum procumbens (White Rhytidosporum) at Black Mountain - 28 Sep 2015 Olearia microphylla (Olearia) at Black Mountain - 28 Sep 2015 Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 15 Aug 2015 Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at Black Mountain - 15 Aug 2015 Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 21 Jun 2014 Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 21 Jun 2014 Ramaria anziana at Black Mountain - 21 Jun 2014
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Camponotus sp. (genus) (A sugar ant) at Black Mountain - 30 Oct 2018
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2018
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2018
Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at Black Mountain - 28 Jun 2018
Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Black Mountain - 21 Oct 2017
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 21 Oct 2017
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2017
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2017
Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Oct 2017
Comptosia stria (A bee fly) at Black Mountain - 15 Nov 2016
Thelymitra sp. (A sun orchid) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Caladenia cucullata (Lemon caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Caladenia congesta (Pink caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Caladenia congesta (Pink caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Caladenia cucullata (Lemon caps) at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2016
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 28 Oct 2016
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 9 Oct 2016
Aedes alboannulatus (White-kneed Mosquito) at Black Mountain - 2 Oct 2016
Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Black Mountain - 2 Oct 2016
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 6 Aug 2016
Eriochilus cucullatus (Parson's bands) at Black Mountain - 29 Mar 2016
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 19 Mar 2016
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 13 Feb 2016
Caladenia sp. at Black Mountain - 7 Nov 2015
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015
Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015
Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2015
Rhytidosporum procumbens (White Rhytidosporum) at Black Mountain - 28 Sep 2015
Olearia microphylla (Olearia) at Black Mountain - 28 Sep 2015
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 15 Aug 2015
Pomaderris intermedia (Golden pomaderris) at Black Mountain - 15 Aug 2015
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Black Mountain - 21 Jun 2014
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 21 Jun 2014
Ramaria anziana at Black Mountain - 21 Jun 2014

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