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Insecta - Blattodea - Termitidae
It was recombined as Termes (Eutermes) pristinus by Heer (1849); it was considered a nomen dubium by Nel and Paicheler (1993); it was recombined as Macrotermes pristinus by Snyder (1949), Burnham (1978) and Krishna et al. (2013).
|Year||Name and author|
|1843||Termes pristinus Charpentier p. 409 figs. Pl 23, figs 2-4|
|1849||Termes (Eutermes) pristinus Heer p. 32 figs. Pl 3, fig 3|
|1858||Termes pristinus Hagen p. 161|
|1928||Termes pristinus Pongrácz p. 111 fig. 9b|
|1949||Macrotermes pristinus Snyder p. 368|
|1978||Macrotermes pristinus Burnham|
|2013||Macrotermes pristinus Krishna et al. p. 1073|
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