Download Termite Red Ants With Wings Background. The wings of termite swarmers are white and stack on top of each other. Swarmers, or flying termites, have clear front and back wings that are the same length.
Ants have three distinct body segments, and antennae with a bend or crook in the middle, while termite antennae are straight. Ant wings are firmly attached, while termite wings are easily removed or shed (fall off). Termites and flying ants are often confused for each other.
Here are some ways do identify ant wings are shorter and more proportionate to their bodies.
Termites and flying ants are often confused for each other. Can you spot the difference? This is when they typically are encountered by homeowners, he adds. Learn all about flying ants and how to prevent them.