Termitoidae (informal group)

Unidentified termite at Downer, ACT

Termitoidae (informal group) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Termitoidae (informal group) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Termitoidae (informal group) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Termitoidae (informal group) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
Termitoidae (informal group) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021
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Identification history

Termitoidae (informal group) 26 Apr 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Termitoidae (informal group) 8 Aug 2021 TimL

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Thanks to Marcus Leach for the initial sighting. The abundance value refers to the termites that were initially visible above ground. Once disturbed they quickly disappeared below ground.

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Sighting information

  • 40 Abundance
  • 6 Aug 2021 12:34 PM Recorded on
  • TimL Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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