Is this termites?

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Old 10-23-20, 08:35 AM
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Is this termites?

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I noticed this morning a strange yellow stuff at the bottom of the tree and then some brown looking fungus that blew away when i hit it with water. I also then noticed these small little white looking ants. Is this termites? IF so what should i do to resolve the issue? I don't want these getting to our house!








 
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Old 10-23-20, 10:11 AM
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The photos are too fuzzy to tell. Could be a ghost ant. Ants have bent antenna while termites have straight antenna. From what I can see, it's a type of ant.
 
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also ants have 3 segments to their body while a termite only has 2
 
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We notice some insect flying around the tree as well. We also dug into soil near base of tree and saw a bunch of these little ones come out.

 
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Hey XSleeper ,

Those definately have bent antennas! Also i've never heard of ghost ants before. I just find it highly suspect they are on the trees....

Heey @marks,

Those definately have 3 segments based on the photos i posted.

I'll post of a photo of one with a magnifiying glass. My phone alone cannot get a good picture.
 
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I see no evidence of termites or wood-destroying insects in these pictures.
 
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