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Isoptera

the insect order containing the termites, which live in colonies and have a complex system of castes.
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It is similar in its pest status, invasiveness, and damage potential to its close relative, the Formosan subterranean termite Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae), except that its distribution is solely tropical (Scheffrahn & Su 2005; Scheffrahn 2013).
Wood preferences and survival of Coptotermes heimi (Wasmann) and Odontotermes obesus (Rambur) (Isoptera).
Distribution of the taxonomic groups of edaphic arthropods classified as "Other", in the forest fragments (FF) and in the areas of abandoned pasture (AP), Itaborai, RJ, Brazil Ecossistem Taxonomic group Archaeognatha, Auchenorryncha, Blattodea, Chilopoda, Diplopoda, Gastropoda, FF Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, Isoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Diptera larvae, Lepidoptera larvae , Neuroptera larvae, Neuroptera, Oligochaeta, Opilionida, Pseudoscorpionida, Psocoptera, Sternorryncha, Symphyla, Thysanoptera, Thysanura Auchenorryncha, Blattodea, Coleoptera, Diplopoda, Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, AP Isoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Diptera larvae, Lepidoptera larvae, Neuroptera larvae, Oligochaeta, Opilionida, Orthoptera, Sternorryncha, Symphyla, Thysanoptera, Thysanura Table 3.
Group/Area NF A2 A14 NF A2 A14 August November Acari 8 21 17 7 6 4 Annelida 1 1 1 1 0 2 Arachnida 4 6 11 5 8 11 Blattodea 1 1 8 5 8 2 Chilopoda 0 0 1 1 0 0 Coleoptera 5 14 12 10 12 11 Collembola 22 98 615 14 15 25 Dermaptera 0 0 1 0 0 0 Diplopoda 0 0 0 1 1 1 Diptera 24 47 85 10 16 12 Hemiptera 1 22 6 1 2 2 Hymenoptera 79 16 89 25 53 35 Isopoda 0 0 1 0 0 1 Isoptera 13 2 5 11 6 4 Neuroptera 0 0 0 0 0 1 Lepidoptera 1 1 2 1 1 0 Orthoptera 1 0 1 2 1 1 Total (2) 160b 229b 855a 94a 129a 112a Richness (3) 12 11 15 14 12 13 H 1.60 1.66 1.04 2.13 1.88 1.64 J 0.64 0.69 0.38 0.81 0.76 0.74 Is 0.30 0.26 0.54 0.15 0.22 0.19 (1) Average of 9 repetitions per area.
Assim, observou-se que, independente do mes de amostragem, alguns grupos so apareceram em um estadio sucessional, como o cupim (Isoptera) e a formigaleao (Neuroptera) na FEI, e os opilioes (Opilionida), lacraia (Chilopoda), Embioptera e Gastropoda na FEA.
Changes in Reticulitermes flavipes (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) gut xylanolytic activities in response to dietary xylan content.
The species richness and composition of termites (Isoptera) in primary and regenerating lowland dipterocarp forest in Sabah, East Malaysia.
Preliminary studies on the significance of head-banging movements in termites with special reference to Zootermopsis angusticollis (Hagen) (Isoptera: Hodotermitidae).