Termite

Identification

Formosan termite colonies can be up to 300 feet long and there can be tens of thousands of termites in a single colony. Formosan termite colonies are divided into three groups: workers, soldiers and reproductives. They are the largest and most destructive kind of termite.

 

Size 1/2" Legs 6
Shape Long, narrow, oval Wings Yes
Colour Yellowish Brown Antenna Yes
Kingdom Animalia Class Insecta
Phylum Arthropoda Family Rhinotermitidae

Impact

Formosan termites eat a lot of wood and can damage your house.