Syscia setosa

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

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Mexico (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • setosa. Syscia setosa Longino & Branstetter, 2021: 35, fig. 11 (w.q.intercaste.m.) MEXICO.
    • Type-material: holotype worker, paratype workers, paratype queens, paratype intercastes, paratype males (numbers not stated).
    • Type-locality: holotype Mexico: Veracruz, Est. Biol. Los Tuxtlas, 18.58584, -95.07665 ±20 m., 180 m., 29.v.2016, tropical rainforest, sifted leaf litter (ADMAC, Wa-F-01-2-27); paratypes: with same data.
    • Type-depositories: UNAM (holotype); CASC, DZUP, JTLC, MCZC, UCDC, USNM (paratypes).
    • Distribution: Mexico.

Description

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