Cryptotermes

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Cryptotermes
Cryptotermes brevis.jpg
Cryptotermes brevis
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Cryptotermes

Banks, 1906
Species
  • About 70, see text

Cryptotermes is a genus of termites in the family Kalotermitidae. It is one of the economically most significant genera of drywood termites.[1]

Species[edit]

There are about 70 species.[1] Species include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Casalla, Robin; Scheffrahn, Rudolf & Korb, Judith (2016). "Cryptotermes colombianus a new drywood termite and distribution record of Cryptotermes in Colombia". ZooKeys. 596: 39–52. doi:10.3897/zookeys.596.9080.