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Mesotermopsis Engel and Ren 2003 (termite)

Insecta - Blattodea

PaleoDB taxon number: 277663

Synonym: Mesotermes Ren 1995 [replaced name] (taxon 181291)

Full reference: M. S. Engel and D. Ren. 2003. A new name for Mesotermes Ren, a genus of Cretaceous termites (Isoptera: Termopsidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 76:536

Parent taxon: Cretatermitinae according to K. Krishna et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Asiatermes, Cretatermes, Huaxiatermes

Subtaxa: Mesotermopsis incompleta, Mesotermopsis lata

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Type: Mesotermes incompletus