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Western subterranean termite

Reticulitermes hesperus


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


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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Washington, USA

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

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