How to Tell Termites from Ants:
- Ants swarm throughout the year depending upon the species.
- The body of an ant will vary in size depending on the species.
- Ants have four wings; two smaller and two larger and a pinched waist.
- Ants have elbowed antennae and are good flyers.
- Termites swarm at very limited times of the year.
- The body of the termite swarmer is about 3/8 inches long.
- Termites have four wings of equal size.
- Termites have a straight waist as well as straight antennae.
- Termites are clumsy fliers.