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This winged termite (alate) was aout 12mm long. Both fore and hind wings were of equal length with only faint venation. The whole insect was a bright reddish-orange. Antennae were beaded.
The winged termites are reproductive. They have straight waists which are just as wide as the thorax. It is difficult to identify the family and genus. There are about 350 species of termites in Australia. This termite looked fresh with clean wings. He flew right into an old cobweb but was rescued..