oa African Entomology - Batillitermes monachus (Isoptera: Termitidae: Termitinae), a new termite genus and species from southern Africa
|Article Title||Batillitermes monachus (Isoptera: Termitidae: Termitinae), a new termite genus and species from southern Africa|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Affiliations||1 Biosystematics Division, Plant Protection Research Institute, Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Jan 1994|
|Pages||53 - 56|
|Keyword(s)||Isoptera, New genus, New species, southern Africa, Taxonomy and Termitidae|
Batillitermes monachus, a termitine genus and species from Zimbabwe, is descriptionbed as new. The descriptionption is based on the soldier and worker castes; the imago is unknown. Data on biology and distribution are given, followed by a discussion on the relationships of the genus.
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