Parasyscia fossulata

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Parasyscia fossulata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Parasyscia
Species: P. fossulata
Binomial name
Parasyscia fossulata
(Forel, 1895)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Sri Lanka (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

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.

  • fossulatus. Cerapachys fossulatus Forel, 1895a: 48 (w.) SRI LANKA.
    • Combination in C. (Parasyscia): Emery, 1902c: 24.
    • Combination in Parasyscia: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 204.
    • Status as species: Forel, 1900d: 332; Bingham, 1903: 28; Emery, 1911d: 9; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 20; Brown, 1975: 22, 71; Bolton, 1995b: 143; Chen, Shi & Zhou, 2016: 9 (in key).