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EENY279: Drywood Termite, Cryptotermes cavifrons Banks (Insecta: Isoptera: Kalotermitidae)

Figure 5. The presence of wing pads indicates that this Cryptotermes cavifrons individual is a nymph. Eventually it will develop into an alate, or swarmer, with wings and reproductive capabilities.

Credit: Angela S. Brammer, University of Florida