Syscia pollula

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Syscia pollula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Syscia
Species: S. pollula
Binomial name
Syscia pollula
Longino & Branstetter, 2021



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Costa Rica, Nicaragua (type locality), Panama.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.





The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • pollula. Syscia pollula Longino & Branstetter, 2021: 34, fig. 8 (w.q.) NICARAGUA, COSTA RICA, PANAMA.
    • Type-material: holotype worker, paratype workers, paratype queens (numbers not stated).
    • Type-locality: holotype Nicaragua: Matagalpa, RN Cerro Musún, 12.96817, -85.23301 ±20 m., 1060 m., 2.v.2011, montane wet forest, sifted leaf litter (LLAMA, Wm-D-01-1-07); paratypes: with same data but 12.96087, -85.2329±10 m., 750 m., 1.v.2011 (LLAMA, Wa-D-01-1-10), with same data but 12.95884, -85.22486±10 m., 700 m., 1.v.2011 (LLAMA, Wa-D-01-2-14).
    • Type-depositories: CASC (holotype); CASC, MCZC, USNM (paratypes).
    • Distribution: Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama.