Parasyscia sudanensis

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Parasyscia sudanensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Parasyscia
Species: P. sudanensis
Binomial name
Parasyscia sudanensis
(Weber, 1942)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Sudan (type locality), Zimbabwe.

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • sudanensis. Cerapachys sudanensis Weber, 1942a: 42, figs. 1, 12 (w.) SUDAN.
    • Combination in Parasyscia: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 205.
    • Status as species: Weber, 1943c: 293; Brown, 1975: 23, 62; Bolton, 1995b: 145.
    • Senior synonym of variolosus: Brown, 1975: 23.
  • variolosus. Cerapachys variolosus Arnold, 1949: 261, fig. 1 (w.q.) ZIMBABWE.
    • Junior synonym of sudanensis: Brown, 1975: 23.

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