Host Species Protist Community

Reticulitermes flavipes
a. Dinenympha fimbriata Kirby 1924. b. Dinenympha gracilis Leidy 1877. c. Spirotrichonympha flagellata Grassi 1892 . d. Trichonympha agilis Leidy 1877. e. Trichomitus trypanoides Dubosq and Grassé 1924 . f. Microjoenia fallax Dubosq and Grassé 1928 . g. Spironympha kofoidi Koidzumi 1917. h. Monocercomonas sp. Grassi 1879. i. Holomastigotes elongatum Grassi 1892. j. Pyrsonympha vertens Leidy 1877. k. Pyrsonympha major Powell 1928. Scale bar = 10 µm. Photos taken using a Leica microscope at 100X magnification and images acquired using an AxioCam digital camera .


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Reticulitermes flavipes protists
I_BTF14


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Reticulitermes flavipes soldier mandibles
I_BTF17

Reticulitermes hageni

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Reticulitermes hageni protists
I_BTF16

a. Pyrsonympha minor Powell 1928. b. Dinenympha fimbriata Kirby 1924. c. Trichomitus trypanoides Dubosq and Grassé 1924 . d. Spirotrichonympha flagellata Grassi 1892 . e. Holomastigotes elongatum Grassi 1892. f. Microjoenia pyriformis Brown 1930b. g. Monocercomonas sp. Grassi 1879. h. Trichonympha agilis Leidy 1877. i. Spironympha kofoidi Koidzumi 1917. Scale bar = 10 µm. Photos taken using a Leica microscope at 100X magnification and images acquired using an AxioCam digital camera .


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Reticulitermes hageni soldier mandibles
I_BTF18

Reticulitermes virginicus

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Reticulitermes virginicus protists
I_BTF15

a. Trichonympha agilis Leidy 1877. b. Spironympha kofoidi Koidzumi 1917. c. Spirotrichonympha flagellata Grassi 1892 . d. Holomastigotes elongatum Grassi 1892. e. Microjoenia fallax Dubosq and Grassé 1928 . f. Pyrsonympha minor Powell 1928. g. Trichomitus trypanoides Dubosq and Grassé 1924 . h. Dinenympha fimbriata Kirby 1924. i. Monocercomonas sp. Grassi 1879. Scale bar = 10 µm. Photos taken using a Leica microscope at 100X magnification and images acquired using an AxioCam digital camera .


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Reticulitermes virginicus soldier mandibles
I_BTF19