Indicator Protist Species Used In Termite Identification

Reticulitermes virginicus
Trichonympha agilis is approximately 19 5 % of the protist population in R. virginicus compared to 4 3 % in R. flavipes and 7 5 % in R. hageni Lewis and Forschler 2004 .

Reticulitermes virginicus soldier mandibles 4mm


© Jennifer Lewis, 2006
Trichonympha agilis
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