oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - The genus Protermes (Isoptera: Termitidae): description of imago caste and new records from central Africa
|Article Title||The genus Protermes (Isoptera: Termitidae): description of imago caste and new records from central Africa|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Journal||Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa|
|Affiliations||1 Plant Protection Research Institute, Pretoria.|
|Publication Date||Sep 1975|
|Pages||155 - 163|
|Keyword(s)||Protermes (Isoptera: Termitidae)|
The following descriptionption is based on samples of P. minimus Ruelle from Zaï¿½re and Zambia (see below). Comparisons are made with published data on the genus Macrotermes as revised by Ruelle (1970) and with unpublished data from preliminary studies by the. author on about 230 alate specimens of Allodontermes and Odontotermes.
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