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Coptotermes formosanus  Shiraki, 1909
Taxonomic Serial No.: 650469

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  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderPolyneoptera   
                               OrderBlattodea  – cockroaches, termites  
                                  SuperfamilyBlattoidea   
                                     FamilyRhinotermitidae Froggart, 1897 – subterranean termites  
                                        SubfamilyCoptotermitinae Holmgren, 1910  
                                           GenusCoptotermes Wasmann, 1896  
                                              SpeciesCoptotermes formosanus Shiraki, 1909  
       

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  Source: Global Invasive Species Database - 02-Mar-2005, website (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: http://www.issg.org/database/welcome/   
  Reference for: Coptotermes formosanus   
       
  Source: Online Termite Database - 27-Oct-2004, website (version Feb-2004)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Currently updated by Dr. R. Constantino, and available at http://www.unb.br/ib/zoo/docente/constant/catal/catnew.html or via http://www.unb.br/ib/zoo/docente/constant/catal/cat.htm   
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Southern Asia  
    Oceania  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
 

 

   

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