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Species: Parasyscia nitidulus   (Brown, 1975) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cerapachys nitidulus Brown, 1975 PDF: 23. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Parasyscia nitida (Weber, 1949). [Junior primary homonym of Parasyscia nitida (Wheeler & Chapman, 1925).].
Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 144; Hita Garcia et al., 2013 PDF: 201.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 15 times found in Primary Forest, 1 times found in small disturbed forest patch, 1 times found in Port of entry.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times Litter, 8 times leaf litter, 3 times Litter sample, 1 times soil, 2 times in soil, base of tree, 1 times w/ Thaumatoccus, 1 times under bark, forest tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times Winkler, 1 times hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 200 - 298 meters, 219 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1965-09-03 and 2019-11-14

Type specimens:

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