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Western subterranean termite

Reticulitermes hesperus

Description:

A termite colony on the verge of swarming. Lots of rotting wood in the area from recent forest fires.

Habitat:

Spotted in eastern Washington state. Cascade foothills above 2000 ft. Mostly conifer forest. Area of fire damage from recent forest fires.

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Brian38
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Brian38

Washington, USA

Spotted on Sep 26, 2019
Submitted on Nov 24, 2019

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