termite

(redirected from Reticulitermes flavipes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Reticulitermes flavipes: Rhinotermitidae
A popular term for a participant in the long-term ‘genius’ studies initiated in 1921 by Dr. LM Terman, who selected 1,521 children with IQs > 135 using the Stanford-Binet test

termite

see ISOPTERA.
References in periodicals archive ?
Effects of sugar treated foods on preference and nitrogen-fixation rates in Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) and R.
Reticulitermes flavipes, a Holarctic pestiferous subterranean termite species, particularly to structures and non-indigenous trees, is reported for the first time from Terceira Island, Azores, Portugal.
Differences have also been observed in survival and feeding responses of the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar), exposed to wood samples removed from different sections and height locations in the same tree species (Carter et al.
dollars in damage to wood structures, 80 percent of which is by the subterranean termite Reticulitermes flavipes Kollar (Lewis 1997).
Survival of six colonies of Reticulitermes flavipes on unfavorable woods.
Resistance of acetylated pine to Reticulitermes flavipes.
Inhibition of Metarhizium anisopliae in the alimentary tract of the eastern subterranean termite Reticulitermes flavipes.
Inhibition of termite by N,N-naphthaloy-lhydroxylamine (NHA): Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) versus Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki.
Chouvenc and Su (2010) showed that the subterranean termite Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) has the capacity to prevent epizootics of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae (Metsch.
The termite species at both sites is Reticulitermes flavipes.
Reticulitermes flavipes in France shows only 4 haplotypes (F, M and GG in Austin et al.
Pressed paneling mats made from yellow-cedar exhibited anti-feedant properties against Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermididae) [10].