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Eutermes debilis Heer 1849 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea

PaleoDB taxon number: 200495

Alternative combinations: Microcerotermes debilis, Termes (Eutermes) debilis, Termes debilis

Full reference: O. Heer. 1849. Die Insektenfauna der Tertiärgebilde von Oeningen und von Radoboj in Croatien. Zweiter Theil: Henschrecken, Florfliegen, Aderflügler, Schmetterlinge und Fliegen 1-264

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

Sister taxa: Aiuruocatermes, Aragonitermes, Archotermopsidae, Ardatermes, Baissatermes, Caatingatermitinae, Cantabritermes, Carinatermitinae, Cretarhinotermes, Cretatermitinae, Dharmatermes, Eutermes, Francotermes, Ginormotermes, Hodotermitidae, Icoisoptera, Jitermes, Krishnatermes, Lebanotermes, Lutetiatermitinae, Mariconitermes, Meiatermes, Melqartitermes, Morazatermes, Mylacrotermes, Paleotermopsis, Santonitermes, Stolotermitidae, Syagriotermes, Tanytermes, Termes rutoti, Termopsidae, Ulmeriella, Yanjingtermes, Yongdingia

Type specimen: Its type locality is East Africa Copal (Zurich Univ. coll), which is in a Holocene terrestrial amber in Tanzania.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.20, wing 7.20 x 2.60