Family Mastotermitidae Desneux 1904 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea - Mastotermitidae

Parent taxon: Isoptera according to K. Krishna et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Araripetermes nativus, Caatingatermes, Caatingatermes megacephalus, Cratomastotermitidae, Euisoptera, Isopteridae, Mastotermitoidea, Nordestinatermes obesus, Termitotron

Subtaxa: none

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of Croatia (4 collections), the Dominican Republic (2), Ethiopia (1), Germany (4), Mexico (10), Poland (1)

• Oligocene of France (2)

• Eocene of Australia (1), Brazil (1), France (1), Germany (1), the Russian Federation (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (1: Tennessee)

• Cretaceous of France (1), Mongolia (2), Myanmar (2), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 41 collections including 48 occurrences

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