Isoptera

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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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Characterization of general esterases in workers of the eastern subterranean termites (Isopteran: Rhinotermitidae).
We hypothesized that gut antifungal activity is an ancestral feature and was maintained during the radiation of the isopteran lineage.
Lizards from Jalisco, fed mainly on homopterans, coleopterans, hymenopteran, orthopterans and isopterans (Medica & Arndt, 1976).
In autumn, a small return of coleopterans as well as isopterans in the menu of the hedgehog is observed.