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Emerson, A . E. ( 1 9 6 5 ) . A review of the Mastotermitidae (Isoptera), including a n e w fossil genus from Brazil. Am. Museum Novitates 2236,1-46. 46 F R A N C E S Μ. W E E S N E R Fuller, C. (1919). T h e wing veination and respiratory system of certain South African termites. Ann. Natal Museum 4, 19-102. Fuller, C. (1920). Studies o n the post-embryonic d e v e l o p m e n t of the antennae of termites. Ann. Natal Museum 4, 2 3 5 - 2 9 5 . Fuller, C. (1924). T h e thorax and abdomen of winged termites.
Am. Museum Nat. Hist. 57, 4 0 1 - 5 7 4 . Emerson, A. E. ( 1 9 3 3 ) . A revision of the genera of fossil and recent T e r m o p s i n a e (Isoptera). Univ. Calif. (Berkeley) Publ. Entomol. 6 , 165-196. Emerson, A . E. ( 1 9 5 2 ) . T h e Neotropical genera Procornitermes and Cornitermes (Isoptera, Termitidae). Bull. Am. Museum Nat. Hist. 9 9 , 4 7 9 - 5 3 9 . Emerson, A . E. ( 1 9 5 9 ) . T h e African termite genera Firmitermes, Hoplognathotermes, Acutidentitermes, Duplidentitermes, Heimitermes (Termitidae, Termitinae).