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Species: Parasyscia wittmeri   (Collingwood, 1985) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cerapachys wittmeri Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 237, fig. 8 (w.) SAUDI ARABIA. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Saudi Arabia: Al Kola, semi cultivated area, 10.iv.1983 (C.A. Collingwood). Type-depository: WMLC. Type-specimen: CASENT0922314. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 11 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Type notes: In the original description, Collingwood states that type-material is in BMNH and NHMB; however, the only known type-material is in WMLC. AntCat AntWiki

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in under fig trees next to small stream, moist soil, 3 times found in banana field next to dry steam.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ex soil, 2 times soil, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times under stone.

Elevations: collected from 735 - 750 meters, 745 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1983-04-10 and 2011-09-23

Type specimens: Holotype of Cerapachys wittmeri: casent0922314; paratype of Cerapachys wittmeri: casent0902708; type of Cerapachys wittmeri: casent0906333

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