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Reticulitermes creedei

Insecta - Blattodea - Rhinotermitidae

Taxonomy
Reticulitermes creedei was named by Snyder (1938). Its type specimen is MCZ 4472 ab, a hindwing, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Creede (MCZ collection), which is in an Oligocene crater lake shale in the Creede Formation of Colorado.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Nel and Paicheler (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Reticulitermes creedei Snyder pp. 109-110 figs. Pl 13 fig 3
1949Reticulitermes creedei Snyder p. 365
1958Reticulitermes creedei Pierce p. 24
1998Reticulitermes creedei Fontes and Vulcano p. 283
2013Reticulitermes creedei Krishna et al. p. 795

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderDictyopteraLatreille 1829
orderBlattodea(Latreille 1810)
Solumblattodea
superfamilyBlattoidea
Kittrickea
Tutricablattae
Isoptera()
Euisoptera
Icoisoptera
Neoisoptera
familyRhinotermitidaeFroggatt 1897
subfamilyHeterotermitinaeFroggatt
genusReticulitermesHolmgren
speciescreedei

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available