Definition of Genus Kalotermes
1. Noun. Type genus of Kalotermitidae; termites destructive of wood and living trees.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Kalotermitidae, Kalotermitidae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Kalotermes
Literary usage of Genus Kalotermes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bulletin by United States National Museum, Smithsonian Institution (1919)
"The species of the genus Kalotermes are not subterranean and are able to bore through hard, dry wood. Instead of following the grain in their burrowing, ..."