Mastotermes anglicus von Rosen 1913 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea - Mastotermitidae

Synonym: Mastotermes batheri von Rosen 1913

Full reference: K. von Rosen. 1913. Die Fossilen Termiten: Eine kurze Zusammenfassung der bis jetzt bekannten Funde. Transactions of the 2nd International Congress of Entomology 2:318-335

Belongs to Mastotermes according to K. Krishna et al. 2013

See also Emerson 1965, Jarzembowski 1980, Nel and Paicheler 1993, Snyder 1949 and von Rosen 1913

Sister taxa: Mastotermes aethiopicus, Mastotermes bournemouthensis, Mastotermes croaticus, Mastotermes electrodominicus, Mastotermes electromexicus, Mastotermes gallica, Mastotermes haidingeri, Mastotermes heerii, Mastotermes krishnorum, Mastotermes minor, Mastotermes minutus, Mastotermes nepropadyom, Mastotermes picardi, Mastotermes sarthensis

Type specimens:

  • Mastotermes anglicus: NHML I.15037, a hindwing. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (A'Court Smith collection), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Mastotermes batheri: Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (A'Court Smith collection), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Bembridge Marls (A'Court Smith collection)

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