The primitive giant northern termite (mastotermes darwiniensis) exhibits numerous cockroach-like characteristics that are not shared with other termites, such as laying its eggs in rafts and having anal lobes on the wings. Cryptocercidae and Isoptera are united in the clade Xylophagidae. Termites are sometimes called "white ants" but the only resemblance to the ants is due to their sociality.
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