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Species: Polyrhachis scissa   (Roger, 1862) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Hemioptica scissa Roger, 1862a PDF: 240, pl. 1, fig. 12 (w.q.) SRI LANKA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Polyrhachis (Hemioptica): Mayr, 1879 PDF: 651; in Hemioptica: Bingham, 1903 PDF: 380; Emery, 1925d PDF: 210.
See also: Dorow & Kohout, 1995 PDF: 100.

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India, Sri Lanka
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala state, Western Ghats, Inda.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in riparian closed-forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 198 - 710 meters, 454 meters average

Type specimens: type of Hemioptica scissa: focol2556, focol2557

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