Termites

Formosan Termites Discovered in Pinellas County (Fla.)

Formosan Termites Discovered in Pinellas County (Fla.)

March 30, 2017

Corey McLendon, a WDO inspector at Bingham's Professional Pest Management, St. Petersburg, Fla., recently made a most unusual discovery – Formosan termites in Pinellas County, a highly populated county that has been largely non-impacted by these pests. Read More

PPMA Calls for Participation in Termite Awareness Week

PPMA Calls for Participation in Termite Awareness Week

February 23, 2017

Termite Awareness Week is March 12-18. The Professional Pest Management Alliance is encouraging members to devote their company's social media pages to termites during Termite Awareness Week and using the hashtag #TermiteWeek on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. Read More

New Species of Termites Discovered After 100 Years

New Species of Termites Discovered After 100 Years

November 1, 2016

A group of international termitologists that includes Dr. Rudolf H. Scheffrahn, University of Florida, discovered a termite species and described it as new based on its unique shapes and colors, as well as its genes. Read More

Formosan Termites Discovered in NW Louisiana

Formosan Termites Discovered in NW Louisiana

August 8, 2016

What authorities believe is the first recorded find of Formosan termites in northwest Louisiana was discovered recently by Twin City Exterminating owner John Digilormo at a home in Haughton’s Dogwood Subdivision, the Shreveport Times reported. Read More