Glyptotermes grimaldii Engel and Krishna 2007 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea - Kalotermitidae

Full reference: M. S. Engel and K. Krishna. 2007. Drywood termites in Dominican amber (Isoptera: Kalotermitidae). Beitr├Ąge zur Entomologie 57:263-275

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

See also Engel and Krishna 2007

Sister taxa: Glyptotermes paleoliberatus, Glyptotermes pusillus, Glyptotermes shandongianus

Type specimen: AMNH DR-10-1505, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.


Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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