family

Termitidae Latreille, 1802

Type

Termes Linnaeus, 1758 type genus of Termitidae Latreille, 1802

Nomenclature (4)

  • Termitidae Latreille, 1802: 293.

    type genus Termes Linnaeus, 1758

  • Termitidae Latreille, 1802 in Packard, 1869: 586-588.
  • Metatermitidae Holmgren, 1910b: 286. (unavailable)
  • Metatermitidae Holmgren, 1910 (unavailable or invalid, linked to Termitidae Latreille, 1802) in Emerson, 1971: 297.

Nomenclature references (4)

  • Emerson, A.E. (1971) Tertiary fossil species of the Rhinotermitidae (Isoptera), phylogeny of genera, and reciprocal phylogeny of associated Flagellata (Protozoa) and the Staphylinidae (Coleoptera). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 146, 243–303.
  • Holmgren, N.F. (1910b) Das System der Termiten. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 35(9-10), 284–286.
  • Latreille, P.A. (1802) Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière des crustacés des insectes. Vol. 3. F. Dufart, Paris. 468 pp. [in French]
  • Packard, A.S., Jr. (1869) Guide to the study of insects, and a treatise on those injurious and beneficial to crops; for the use of colleges, farm schools, and agriculturists. Naturalist's Book Agency, Salem, 531–536 pp. [vii + 702 pp. + 10 pls.]

Descendants and synonyms

Stats

Names
Rank Total Valid Invalid
family211
subfamily24915
tribe202
genus359255104
subgenus14131
species367821591519
subspecies15753104