Small Termite Worker & Male Paperweight
Small Termite Worker & Male Paperweight (Macrotermes bellicosus) captured in a block of lucite. Makes a great paperweight or learning specimen for a microscope. This Small Termite Worker & Male Paperweight is 1.5" x 1.0" x 0.8" inch. This termite specimen makes a great gift for a science teacher. Macrotermes bellicosus is one of nearly 2000 species of termites, and the genus Macrotermes is widely distributed throughout Africa and South-East Asia. The species M. bellicosus is one of the largest termites, with a complex, highly evolved colonial organization.