There are more than 2,000 known termite types in the world, and we find to you the most common termites in Australia. Look at our infographic to see how they look like and to know curiosities about them.

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termite identification chart Australia

Coptotermes acinaciformis

It is a species of subterranean termite in the family Rhinotermitidae native to Australia and is the most widely distributed termite in Australia.

Coptotermes Lacteus

the milk termite is a species of termite in the family Rhinotermitidae, native to Australia. These termites are social insects and build a communal nest in the form of a mound.

Coptotermes Frenchi

The Australian subterranean termite is native to Australia and is present in the coastal area of Queensland and in New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory, Victoria, South Australia, and Western Australia.