Parasyscia nitens

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Parasyscia nitens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Parasyscia
Species: P. nitens
Binomial name
Parasyscia nitens
(Donisthorpe, 1949)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • nitens. Cerapachys (Cerapachys) nitens Donisthorpe, 1949b: 487 (m.) NEW GUINEA.
    • Combination in Parasyscia: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 205.
    • Status as species: Chapman & Capco, 1951: 19; Brown, 1975: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 144.

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