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Nasutitermes exitiosus

Snouted termite, Gluegun termite at Bruce, ACT

Nasutitermes exitiosus at Bruce, ACT - 22 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Nasutitermes exitiosus 23 Sep 2021 DonFletcher
Coptotermes sp. (genus) 22 Sep 2021 AlisonMilton

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2 comments

   22 Sep 2021
Hi Alison. Was this a termite mound? If so it is Nasutitermes exitiosus.
   22 Sep 2021
Yes, this was a termite mound.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 22 Jul 2021 02:23 PM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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