Definition of Rhinotermitidae

1. Noun. Large widely distributed family of termites of temperate to tropical regions.

Exact synonyms: Family Rhinotermitidae
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Isoptera, Order Isoptera



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhinotermitidae

Rhinegraves
Rhineland
Rhineland-Palatinate
Rhinobatidae
Rhinoceros antiquitatis
Rhinoceros unicornis
Rhinocerotidae
Rhinocladiella
Rhinoestrus purpureus
Rhinolophidae
Rhinonicteris
Rhinonicteris aurantius
Rhinoptera
Rhinoptera bonasus
Rhinosporidium seeberi
Rhinotermitidae (current term)
Rhinovirus
Rhipicephalus appendiculatus
Rhipicephalus evertsi
Rhipicephalus pulchellus
Rhipicephalus sanguineus
Rhipsalis
Rhiptoglossa
Rhizobium
Rhizoctinia solani
Rhizophora mangle
Rhizophoraceae
Rhizopodasida
Rhizopodea

Literary usage of Rhinotermitidae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Illustrated Guide to Integrated Pest Management in Rice in Tropical Asia by W. H. Reissig, International Rice Research Institute (1985)
"TERMITES (ISOPTERA: TERMITIDAE AND Rhinotermitidae) Termites are known as white ants because of the overall similarity to ants in body shape, wings, ..."

2. Proceedings of the Session on Tropical Forestry for People of the Pacific edited by C. Eugene Conrad, Leonard A. Newell (1994)
"Native, introduced, and structure-infesting termites of the Turks and Caicos Islands, BWI (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae. Termitidae). ..."

3. Insect Pests of Rice by M D Pathak, Z R Khan (1994)
"... (Isoptera: Termitidae and Rhinotermitidae) White grubs (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) Field crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) Mole crickets (Orthoptera: ..."

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