East Africa Copal (Leipzig University coll) (Holocene of Tanzania)

Where: Tanzania (6.9° S, 39.3° E: paleocoordinates 6.9° S, 39.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; amber

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: amber

Collection methods: Repository: Leipzig University

Primary reference: C. G. Giebel. 1856. Die Insecten und Spinnen der Vorwelt mit steter Ber├╝cksichtigung der lebenden Insekten und Spinnen. Die Fauna der Vorwelt 2:1-511 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 150374: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 07.09.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Blattodea - Kalotermitidae
"Termes (Eutermes) punctatus n. sp." = Glyptotermes pusillus, "Termes (Eutermes) diaphanus n. sp." = Glyptotermes pusillus
"Termes (Eutermes) punctatus n. sp." = Glyptotermes pusillus Heer 1849 termite
"Termes (Eutermes) diaphanus n. sp." = Glyptotermes pusillus Heer 1849 termite