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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

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This left pyrethroids as the primary weapon for subterranean termite management.
Revisiting Coptotermes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae): a global taxonomic road map for species validity and distribution of an economically important subterranean termite genus.
Several alternative methods of wood preservation have already been studied, and the resultant products were much more resistant to subterranean termite attack than untreated wood.
2]-producing microbes that utilize carbon deposits from soil-dwelling invertebrates such as earthworms and micro- and macro-arthropods, including subterranean termites (Panzer, 2002; Hendrix el al, 2006).
Fatty acids of the Eastern Subterranean Termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae).
Most students do not realize how extraordinary the gut of a subterranean termite is.
Response of the subterranean termite Coptotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) to soil treated with microencapsulated fenoxycarb.
The southern parts of the Northern states, such as Wisconsin and Minnesota, may also see increased termite threats, particularly from the Eastern subterranean termite - the most common and widely distributed termite in North America.
Wright is in the USDA-ARS Formosan Subterranean Termite Research Unit, Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E.
More information is available on the Formosan subterranean termite by visiting the following websites: http://www.