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Insecta - Blattodea

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Termes (Eutermes) Heer p. 32
1849Termes (Eutermes) debilis Heer p. 35 figs. Pl 3, fig 6
1858Termes (Eutermes) debilis Hagen p. 207
1890Eutermes Scudder p. 114
1900Termes rutoti Meunier p. 76 figs. 1-3
1949Microcerotermes debilis Snyder p. 367
1993Eutermes Nel and Paicheler p. 168
2005Eutermes Engel and Krishna
2005Eutermes debilis Engel and Krishna
2009Euisoptera Engel et al.
2013Euisoptera Krishna et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
superorderDictyopteraLatreille 1829
orderBlattodea(Latreille 1810)

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:56:18
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Barremian to the top of the Holocene or 129.40000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 125.45 Ma

Collections (139 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Barremian130.0 - 125.45Spain Meiatermes bertrani (104052 123437 161433)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45Lebanon Melqartitermes myrrheus (122359)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45Lebanon (Jabal Loubnane) Lebanotermes veltzae (122471)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Russian Federation (Chita) Santonitermes transbaikalicus (105968)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Russian Federation (Buryatia) Baissatermes lapideus (105969)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Brazil (Ceará) Cretatermes pereirai, Mariconitermes talicei, Cretatermes araripena (125511) Meiatermes araripena, Mariconitermes talicei (122922) Meiatermes araripena, Mariconitermes talicei, Cratokalotermes santanensis (140371) Meiatermes araripena, Mariconitermes talicei, Meiatermes hariolus (122352) Nordestinatermes araripena, Cretatermes pereirai, Mariconitermes talicei, Cratokalotermes santanensis, Cretarhinotermes novaolindense, Meiatermes hariolus (122557)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03China (Beijing Shi) Jitermes tsaii, Yanjingtermes giganteus, Yongdingia opipara, Huaxiatermes huangi, Asiatermes reticulatus, Mesotermes incompletus, Mesotermes latus (106965)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Jordan Ardatermes hudaludi (124847)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6Spain (Aragón) Aragonitermes teruelensis (91626)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6France Santonitermes chloeae, Syagriotermes salomeae (122469)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6Spain (Álava) Morazatermes krishnai, Cantabritermes simplex (108769)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Canada (Newfoundland and Labrador) Cretatermes carpenteri (119438)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5France Lutetiatermes sp., Lutetiatermes prisca (123019)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Myanmar (Kachin) Kalotermes burmensis (104053)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Myanmar Dharmatermes avernalis, Tanytermes anawrahtai, Proelectrotermes holmgreni, Euisoptera indet., Gigantotermes rex (111688) Euisoptera indet., Krishnatermes sp., Krishnatermes yoddha (123113) Euisoptera indet., Krishnatermes yoddha (147614) Mylacrotermes cordatus (123116) Termopsis swinhoei, Hodotermes tristis, Archeorhinotermes rossi (123020)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8USA (New Jersey) Carinatermes nascimbeni (110895)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0France (Auvergne) Neotermes grassei (113685) Termopsis piacentinii (120351)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Belgium Termes rutoti (151684)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Oise) Kalotermitidae indet., Mastotermitidae indet. (68174)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Gujarat) Rhinotermitidae indet., Parastylotermes krishnai, Prostylotermes kamboja, Nanotermes isaacae, Zophotermes sp., Zophotermes ashoki (124463)
MP 755.8 - 48.6France (Oise) Electrotermes flecki (123850)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) Termes sp. (155693)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9United Kingdom (England) Reticulitermes sp. (21976) Sisyra disrupta (123959) Termitidae sp.A (123960)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Poland Termes bremii, Electrotermes affinis (120811) Termes bremii, Termes affinis, Termes berendtii, Termes deciduus, Termes gracilicornis, Termes antiquus (109625)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Russian Federation Termes bremii (117249)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Denmark Electrotermes affinis, Proelectrotermes berendti (123762)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9France (Gard) Kalotermitidae indet. J (144529)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Russian Federation (Kaliningrad) Electrotermes affinis (124205) Hemerobites antiquus, Termes girardi, Termes obscurus (147349) Heterotermes eocenicus (124370) Leucotermes robustus, Calotermes affinis, Leucotermes antiquus (140221) Proelectrotermes berendti (123927 124073) Reticulitermes minimus (147652) Termes fossile (147350) Termopsis bremii, Reticulitermes antiquus, Archotermopsis tornquisti, Electrotermes girardi, Reticulitermes minimus (123771) Termopsis bremii, Termopsis ukapirmasi, Reticulitermes antiquus (123493)
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (Colorado) Parotermes fodinae (106381) Parotermes insignis, Parotermes hagenii, Parotermes fodinae, Hodotermes coloradensis, Eutermes fossarum, Eutermes meadii (106384) Parotermes scudderi (106379)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Germany Termopsis gracilipennis (122407)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Brazil (Minas Gerais) Aiuruocatermes piovezanae (156168)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1France (Alpes-de-Haute) Kalotermitidae indet. I (114016)
Whitneyan33.3 - 30.8USA (Montana) Ulmeriella rubiensis, Prokalotermes alderensis (120623)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03USA (Colorado) Reticulitermes creedei (121977)
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Ulmeriella bauckhorni (138696)
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany Calotermes rhenanus (123945)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Ethiopia Chilgatermes diamatensis (145193)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Kazakhstan (Saisan) Ulmeriella cockerelli, Diatermes sibiricus (114018)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03France (Bouches-Du-Rhone) Oligokalotermes fischeri (127415) Paleotermopsis oligocenicus, Ulmeriella aquisextana (122501) Termes siruguei (122489) Termitidae indet. (122487)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia) Eotermes grandaeva, Ulmeriella bauckhorni, Calotermes rhenanus, Termes holmgreni, Termes aethiops, Termes blandus, Termes concinnus, Termes contractulus, Termes adustus, Termes atomus, Calotermes rottensis, Calotermes sophiae (122010)
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44Germany Kalotermes sp., Ulmeriella martynovi (123872)
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44Turkey Termitidae indet. A (123307)
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44New Zealand Kalotermitidae indet., Stolotermes kupe, Waipiatatermes matatoka, Taieritermes krishnai, Otagotermes novazealandicus, Pterotermopsis fouldenica (50035)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Mexico Heterotermes sp., Coptotermes sp., Calcaritermes sp. (21977)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97USA (California) Parastylotermes frazieri (152010)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Mexico (Chiapas) Calcaritermes vetus (140212) Coptotermes sucineus (124469 138882) Coptotermes sucineus, Calcaritermes vetus (138881) Coptotermes sucineus, Heterotermes primaevus, Incisitermes krishnai, Kalotermes nigritus (124623) Dolichorhinotermes apopnus (124928) Heterotermes primaevus (140313) Nasutitermes electrinus (106432 124470 140369) Nasutitermes sp. (123456)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Spain (Castellon) Ulmeriella sp. (140796)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97China (Shandong) Kalotermes nigellus, Kalotermes fossus (138945) Kalotermes nisus (138946) Kalotermes shandongianus (128552)
Burdigalian - Langhian20.44 - 13.82Dominican Republic Constrictotermes electroconstrictus (123422) Coptotermes priscus, Coptotermes hirsutus, Coptotermes paleodominicanus, Anoplotermes bohio, Anoplotermes cacique, Anoplotermes carib, Anoplotermes maboya, Anoplotermes naboria, Anoplotermes nitaino, Anoplotermes quisqueya, Anoplotermes taino, Amitermes lucidus, Microcerotermes insulanus, Microcerotermes setosus, Termes primitivus, Atlantitermes antillea, Atlantitermes caribea, Atlantitermes magnoculus, Nasutitermes amplioculatus, Nasutitermes incisus, Nasutitermes magnocellus, Nasutitermes medioculatus, Nasutitermes pilosus, Nasutitermes seminudus, Subulitermes insularis, Subulitermes hispaniola, Nasutitermes rotundicephalus, Parvitermes longinasus, Caribitermes hispaniola, Velocitermes bulbus, Constrictotermes electroconstrictus, Nasutitermes electronasutus, Cryptotermes glaesarius, Cryptotermes yamini, Glyptotermes grimaldii, Glyptotermes paleoliberatus, Incisitermes peritus (122982) Dolichorhinotermes dominicanus (124282)
Hemingfordian20.43 - 15.97USA (California) Cryptotermes ryshkoffi (144521) Cryptotermes sp., Parastylotermes sp., Gnathotermes sp. (106431) Parastylotermes calico (144523) Reticulitermes laurae (144525) Reticulitermes laurae, Gnathamitermes rousei, Reticulitermes tibialis (144524) Reticulitermes sp. (144522)
MN 320.0 - 16.9Czech Republic Ulmeriella bauckhorni (150934)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (Idaho) Eotermes sp. (97616)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82USA (Washington) Stylotermes washingtonensis (140652) Ulmeriella latahensis (146100)
MN 515.97 - 13.65Germany (Baden-Württemberg) Calotermes roseni, Calotermes frischi, Calotermes assmuthi, Leucotermes dofleini, Rhinotermites dzierzoni, Rhinotermites kuehni, Rhinotermites wasmanni, Termes scheuthlei, Metatermites statzi, Eutermes nickeli, Eutermes sachtlebini, Termes drabatyi, Termes korschefskyi, Termes scheeri, Termes schleipi, Termes stitzi, Termes weismanni (127614) Eutermes fraasi (109058) Eutermes nickeli, Termes scheeri (155661) Termes scheuthlei, Termes hauffi (155659)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Austria (Steiermark) Euisoptera indet. (156994)
Sarmatian12.7 - 11.608Germany (Baden-Württemberg) Termes hartungi, Termes buchii (117252)
Sarmatian12.7 - 11.608Croatia Termes obscurus, Termes croaticus (117250) Termes pristinus (113693 117246 156758)
Sarmatian12.7 - 11.608Romania Termopsis mallaszi, Termopsis transsylvanica (156755)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Austria Gyatermes styriensis (105962)
Vallesian11.608 - 8.7Spain Ulmeriella sp. (114010)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Japan Hodotermopsis iwatensis (152333) Rhinotermitidae indet. (152335) Stolotermes amanoi (152334) Ulmeriella shizukuishiensis (152332) Ulmeriella uemurai (142138)
Late/Upper Miocene - Pliocene11.608 - 2.588Chad Hodotermitidae indet. (24181)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333France (Ardèche) Calotermes sp. (172761) Kalotermitidae indet. F, Kalotermitidae indet. G, Reticulitermes sp., Termitidae indet., Ulmeriella pliocenica, Francotermes bauzilensis (113893) Kalotermitidae indet., Ulmeriella martynovi, Macrotermes scheuthlei, Francotermes bauzilensis, Reticulitermes hartungi (156164)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Italy (Tuscany) Calotermes bosniaskii (113751)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Japan (Nagano) Gyatermes naganoensis (170161)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Italy Kalotermitidae indet. H (157195)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Italy (Piedmont) Ulmeriella sp., Rhinotermes miocenicus (113998)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333France (Ardeche) Kalotermitidae indet. A, Kalotermitidae indet. B, Ulmeriella sp. (122194)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333France (Cantal) Kalotermitidae indet. C, Kalotermitidae indet. D, Kalotermitidae indet. E, Ulmeriella sp. (122195)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Chad Hodotermitidae indet. (59839)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Tanzania (Eastern Drift Valley) Termitidae indet. (32050)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Germany (Niedersachsen) Ulmeriella willershausensis, Reticulitermes pliozaenicus, Ulmeriella strausi (109196)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806France (Cantal) Termitidae indet. B (157197)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Benin Calotermes resinatus, Eutermes handlirschi (150373)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Tanzania Calotermes batheri, Calotermes erythrops, Termes amicus, Mirotermes resinatus, Microcerotermes latinotus (150372) Termes debilis (117251) Termes diaphanus, Termes punctatus (150374) Termes pusillus (123418) Termes sp. (123991)