Termite Swarming Duration Statistics

The average duration of termite swarming events based on statistical analysis.

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"Termites may produce multiple swarms over a period of several weeks."

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Statistic 2

"The peak swarming time for Subterranean termites is during the daylight hours, especially on warm days after rain."

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Statistic 3

"Each swarm contains a couple of hundred termites."

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"Dampwood termites usually swarm in small numbers, mainly in the summer and autumn seasons."

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"After swarming, the surviving termites land and shed their wings, pair up with a mate, and attempt to initiate new colonies in the soil."

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"A termite swarm can last for several hours, typically in the morning after a warm rain."

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Statistic 7

"Most swarming termites do not survive, falling prey to birds, toads, insects, and many other predators."

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"A mature Formosan termite colony can produce more than 70,000 swarmers annually."

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Statistic 9

"A typical subterranean termite swarm takes place on a warm day in spring with high humidity levels."

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Statistic 10

"It is said that a successful termite swarm (in terms of forming a new colony) happens only about 2% to 3% of the time."

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"The duration of a termite swarm does not affect the severity of a termite infestation."

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Statistic 12

"About 600 winged termites are usually part of a swarm, but there can be as many as tens of thousands."

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Statistic 13

"Termites use pheromones to follow the termite in front of them when they are swarming."

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