Cerapachys nitida Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman

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Cerapachys nitida
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Parasyscia rufithorax)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Parasysia
Species: Cerapachys nitida
Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Parasyscia rufithorax.


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

  • nitida. Cerapachys nitida Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925: 52, pl. 1, figs. 9, 10 (w.) PHILIPPINES.
    • Status as species: Chapman & Capco, 1951: 19.
    • Junior synonym of rufithorax: Brown, 1955e: 52.