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Calotermes bosniaskii Handlirsch 1907 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea - Kalotermitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 277611

Alternative combination: Kalotermes bosniaskii

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1907. Die Fossilen Insekten und die Phylogenie der Rezenten Formen, parts V-VII. Ein Handbuch fur Palaontologen und Zoologen 641-1120

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

Sister taxa: Calotermes (Calotermes), Kalotermes disruptus, Kalotermes fossus, Kalotermes nigellus, Kalotermes nigritus, Kalotermes nisus, Kalotermes oeningensis, Kalotermes piacentinii, Kalotermes rhenanus

Type specimen: MHNW 1984/32/61(62), an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Gabbro (Bosniaski collection), which is in a Messinian terrestrial horizon in Italy.

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