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Termite Alate (Swarmer) Pictures

As termite swarming season gets into full swing, we wanted to remind you of one of what the enemy looks like.  The following are termite swarmer images from different places around the country.   Termite Swarmers in San Diego, California (2011) Termite Swarmers in San Diego, California (2011) Termite...

How Big Are Termites?

There’s a wide range of termite sizes. Termite size generally depends on the termite’s age and species. Each termite begins with an egg which is really tiny. You need a good magnifying glass to identify a termite egg. When the egg hatches into a larvae, it is still tiny. After a few weeks the larvae will...

Soldier Termite Pictures

Soldier termites have a very distinct appearance from termite species to species.  Soldier termite pictures can be used to help identify what type of termites are causing you problems. The soldiers may be hard to find, but if you pester the termites or cause some trouble with their nest, rest assured,...

Worker Termite Pictures

Worker termites are pretty standard looking throughout most termite castes.  When you compare most pictures of termite workers they will all apear very very similar for that reason. Termite workers are thin skinned and need to be in contact with damp soil.  This means that they stay out of the sun and open...

Queen Termite Pictures

The following are pictures of queen termites.   Termite queen pictures tend to be rather shocking.  Termite queens are UGLY!  After starting a colony queens termites change into egg laying machines.  As they age, their bodies become more and more elongated and bloated.  As queens get older, their egg laying...

What Does a Termite Look Like?

When it comes to identifying a termite problem, the first obvious question is: What does a termite look like? What a termite looks like is often described as a ‘white ant’ due to the fact that termite workers and soldiers have a white colored bodies.  But in fact, termites are quite unique. ...