**Indicator Protist Species Used In Termite Identification**

**Reticulitermes flavipes**

Dinenympha gracilis is approximately 57 ± 11% of the protist population in R. flavipes workers and are not found in R. virginicus and R. hageni Lewis and Forschler 2004.

Reticulitermes flavipes Kollar soldier mandibles 4mm

© Jennifer Lewis, 2006

Dinenympha gracilis

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**Reticulitermes hageni**

Dinenympha fimbriata is approximately 27 ± 9 % of the protist population in R. hageni compared to 11 ± 7 % in R. flavipes and 2 ± 2 % in R. virginicus Lewis and Forschler 2004 .

Reticulitermes hageni soldier mandibles 4mm

© Jennifer Lewis, 2006

Dinenympha fimbriata

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**Reticulitermes virginicus**

Trichonympha agilis is approximately 19 ± 5 % of the protist population in R. virginicus compared to 4 ± 3 % in R. flavipes and 7 ± 5 % in R. hageni Lewis and Forschler 2004 .

Reticulitermes virginicus soldier mandibles 4mm

© Jennifer Lewis, 2006

Trichonympha agilis

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