Desert Para Cockroach
Colony (found when splitting firewood)
Termite (Termitoidae sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Cockroaches (Blattodea)
Family: Termite (Termitoidae)
Species: Termite (Termitoidae sp)
This Photo:     Worker
Other name: White Ant

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
These have now been placed in the Cockroach order Blattodea.

Copyright © 2015-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 28-Jan-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.