PaleoDB taxon number: 261057
Alternative combination: Araripetermes nativa
Full reference: R. G. Martins-Neto, C. Ribeiro-Júnior, and F. Prezoto. 2006. New fossils (Isoptera: Hodotermitidae), from the Santana Formation (Lower Cretaceous, Araripe Basin, northeast Brazil), with descriptions of new taxa including a new subfamily. Sociobiology 47:125-134
Type specimen: RGMN-T148, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Crato, Pedra Branca Quarry (Martins-Neto collection), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large lime mudstone in the Crato Formation of Brazil.
Average measurements (in mm): body length 7.76, forewing length 10.2