Glyptotermes pusillus Heer 1849

Insecta - Blattodea - Kalotermitidae

Alternative combinations: Calotermes pusillus, Kalotermes pusillus, Termes (Eutermes) pusillus

Synonyms: Termes (Eutermes) diaphanus Giebel 1856, Termes (Eutermes) punctatus Giebel 1856, Termes diaphanus Giebel 1856, Termes punctatus Giebel 1856

Full reference: O. Heer. 1849. Die Insektenfauna der Tertiärgebilde von Oeningen und von Radoboj in Croatien. Zweiter Theil: Henschrecken, Florfliegen, Aderflügler, Schmetterlinge und Fliegen 1-264

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

See also Giebel 1856, Hagen 1858, Heer 1849, Nel and Paicheler 1993 and Snyder 1949

Sister taxa: Glyptotermes grimaldii, Glyptotermes paleoliberatus, Glyptotermes shandongianus

Type specimens:

Distribution: found only at East Africa Copal (NHM Wien coll)

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