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Mariconitermes talicei Fontes and Vulcano 1998 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea

PaleoDB taxon number: 228542

Full reference: L. R. Fontes and M. A. Vulcano. 1998. Cupins fósseis do Novo Mundo. Cupins: O Desafio do Conhecimento 243-295

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Vulcano 5006, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Crato (Vulcano collection), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large carbonate in the Crato Formation of Brazil.


Average measurements (in mm): body 11.9 x 3.8, forewing 12.8 x 3.8