Parasyscia dohertyi

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Parasyscia dohertyi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Parasyscia
Species: P. dohertyi
Binomial name
Parasyscia dohertyi
(Emery, 1902)

Cerapachys dohertyi casent0130472 profile 1.jpg

Cerapachys dohertyi casent0130472 dorsal 1.jpg

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo (type locality), Indonesia, Malaysia.
Oriental Region: Thailand, Vietnam.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • dohertyi. Cerapachys dohertyi Emery, 1902c: 25 (w.) BORNEO.
    • Combination in Parasyscia: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 204.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1911d: 9; Wheeler, W.M. 1919e: 47; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 18; Wilson, 1959b: 57 (redescription); Brown, 1975: 22, 68; Bolton, 1995b: 143.
    • Senior synonym of parvula: Wilson, 1959b: 57.
  • parvula. Cerapachys dohertyi var. parvula Emery, 1902c: 25 (w.) BORNEO.
    • Combination in C. (Cerapachys): Emery, 1911d: 9.
    • Subspecies of dohertyi: Emery, 1911d: 9.
    • Status as species: Wheeler, W.M. 1919e: 47.
    • Junior synonym of dohertyi: Wilson, 1959b: 57.