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Species: Parasyscia desposyne   (Wilson, 1959) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cerapachys (Cerapachys) desposyne Wilson, 1959d PDF: 45 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Papua New Guinea). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Papua New Guinea: Bisianumu, nr Sogeri, 500 m., no. 658 (E.O. Wilson). Type-depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 1 paratype worker. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Brown, 1975 PDF: 22; Bolton, 1995b: 142.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in littoral vegetation, 1 times found in littoral vegetation, edge of mangrove, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex dead twig Premna serratifolia, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ex dead twig, 1m above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 700 meters, 144 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1976-08-13 and 1989-01-29

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