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lab-reared termite colonies in containers

lab-reared termite colonies in containers

Since 2013, researchers at the University of Florida have been raising colonies of invasive subterranean termites (Coptotermes formosanus and Coptotermes gestroi) for research. What began with a few collected alates now fills a whole room in 2018 to hold several hundred colonies, all of which requires a full-time technician to maintain.

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  1. Hi, how about temperature, humidity, feeding and box size. I’m trying to raising colonies of subterranean termites but I failt after 1 month

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