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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Supercohort: Polyneoptera
Cohort: Dictyoptera
Ordo: Isoptera

Familia: Termitidae
Subfamilia: Termitinae
Genus: Termes
Species: T. borneensis – T. comis – T. fatalis – T. hispaniolae – T. hospes – T. majoriae – T. propinquus –

Termes Linnaeus, 1758

Termes is a genus of higher termites in the subfamily Termitinae. The type genus of its family, it has a pantropical distribution and has included other species, now placed in other genera; there are also a number of extinct species.

The Termite Catalogue[3] lists the following:

Termes amaralii
Termes amicus †
Termes ayri
Termes baculi
Termes baculiformis
Termes bolivianus
Termes boultoni
Termes brevicornis
Termes buchii †
Termes capensis
Termes comis
Termes croaticus †
Termes drabatyi †
Termes fatalis
Termes hauffi †
Termes hispaniolae
Termes hospes
Termes huayangensis
Termes korschefskyi †
Termes laticornis
Termes major
Termes marjoriae
Termes medioculatus
Termes melindae
Termes nigritus
Termes obscurus †
Termes panamaensis
Termes primitivus †
Termes propinquus
Termes riograndensis
Termes rostratus
Termes rutoti †
Termes scheeri †
Termes schleipi †
Termes siruguei †
Termes splendens
Termes stitzi †
Termes weismanni †


Linnaeus C (1758) Systema naturae per regna tria natura, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis synonymis, locis [10th ed. (revised), Vol. 1]. pp. 549, 550, 609, 610. Stockholm: Laurentii Salvii.
Wasmann E (1897) Termiten von Madagaskar und Ostafrika. (Voeltzkow, Wissenschaftlich).
Termite Catalogue (retrieved 12 July 2019)

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