The Bug Chicks: Isoptera, Termites

Pest Management In and Around Structures, Science for Youth March 14, 2014 Print Friendly and PDF

Did you know that some queen termites can live up to 50 years and lay 30,000 eggs a day?! This video by the Bug Chicks is swarming with facts about termite species. You’ll learn everything from termites’ biology and mating habits to myths about them. 

Order Isoptera: Termites from Bug Chicks on Vimeo.


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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.