The Termite Species of Louisiana: An Identification
This guide was published by the
City of New Orleans Mosquito & Termite
Control Board (second edition, 2002). The online version is a PDF (portable
document format) file. Click here to view
the file. (If you need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader for pdf files, get it here.
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Foraging Galleries of the Formosan Subterranean
Researchers conducted the first excavation and description of a Formosan termite
colony in the United States along the banks of the Calcasieu River near Lake
Charles, Louisiana in 1967. Click here for a technical
report on the project.
Formosan Termite Colony Development
Click here for an in-depth technical report on
Formosan subterranean termite colony development under field conditions.