Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Distinctive morphological characters of termites in high and mid grown tea in Sri Lanka.

Abstract

The morphological characters of soldiers and winged alates of the kalotermitids Postelectrotermes militaris and Neotermes greeni, and the termites Odontotermes sp., Hypotermes sp. and two unidentified genera found in the high and mid tea-growing areas in Sri Lanka, were studied in detail with the aim of finding a quick method of identifying these species.