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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Termitidae (Higher termites) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 16 families, 68 genera, 105 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Blattodea (Latreille, 1810) (Cockroaches) - Systematics
 6 families, 37 genera, 65 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Blattoidea (Latreille, 1810)
 4 families, 24 genera, 45 species
Tree
Group
Sierra Leone
Termitoidae (Latreille, 1802) (White Ants)
 3 families, 23 genera, 44 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) (Higher termites) - Systematics
 20 genera, 39 species
Site
Tree
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Genera270    worldwide
Species2.799    worldwide
Common namesHigher termites
German namesHöhere Termiten
French namesTermitidés
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Oriental


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesTermitidae in faunaeur.org
Termitidae in itis.gov
Termitidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Termitidae in Sierra Leone
Allognathotermes hypogeus (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Amitermes evuncifer (Silvestri, 1912)Info
Amitermes spinifer (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Ancistrotermes cavithorax (Sjöstedt, 1899)Info
Ancistrotermes crucifer crucifer (Sjöstedt, 1897)Info
Anenteotermes polyscolus (Sands, 1972)Info
Astalotermes quietus (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Cubitermes atrox (Smeathman, 1781)Info
Cubitermes fungifaber (Sjostedt, 1924)Info
Cubitermes modestior (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Cubitermes schereri (Rosen, 1912)Info
Cubitermes sierraleonicus (Sjöstedt, 1911)Info
Euchilotermes tensus tensus (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Leptomyxotermes doriae (Silvestri, 1912)Info
Macrotermes bellicosus (Smeathman, 1781)Info
Macrotermes ivorensis (Grassé & Noirot, 1951)Info
Macrotermes subhyalinus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Megagnathotermes notandus (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Microcerotermes acerbus (Sjöstedt, 1911)Info
Microcerotermes dolichognathus (Silvestri, 1912)Info
Microcerotermes fuscotibialis fuscotibialis (Sjöstedt, 1896)Info
Microcerotermes lateralis (Walker, 1853)Info
Nasutitermes arborum (Smeathman, 1781)Info
Nasutitermes fulleri (Emerson, 1928)Info
Nasutitermes latifrons (Sjöstedt, 1896)Info
Odontotermes smeathmani (Fuller, 1924)Info
Pericapritermes appellans (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Pericapritermes heteronotus (Silvestri, 1914)Info
Pericapritermes pallidipes (Sjöstedt, 1898)Info
Protermes minutus (Grassé, 1937)Info
Protermes prorepens (Sjöstedt, 1907)Info
Pseudacanthotermes militaris laticeps (Sjöstedt, 1905)Info
Pseudacanthotermes militaris militaris (Hagen, 1858)Info
Rostrotermes cornutus (Grassé, 1943)Info
Thoracotermes macrothorax (Sjöstedt, 1899)Info
Trinervitermes geminatus (Wasmann, 1897)Info
Trinervitermes occidentalis (Sjöstedt, 1904)Info
Trinervitermes togoensis (Sjöstedt, 1899)Info
Unguitermes acutifrons (Silvestri, 1914)Info
39 Species in Termitidae for Sierra Leone listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderBlattodea
Cockroaches, Termites, Cockroachs, Cockroaches and Termites
SuperfamilyBlattoidea
GroupTermitoidae
White Ants, Termites
FamilyTermitidae
Higher termites
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Indotermitidae (Roonwal, 1958)
Termitina (Latreille, 1802)

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