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Species: Parasyscia rufithorax   (Wheeler & Chapman, 1925) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cerapachys rufithorax Wheeler & Chapman, 1925 PDF: 50, pl. 1, figs. 5-7 (w.) PHILIPPINES (Negros I.). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: 40+ syntype workers. Type-locality: Philippines: Negros, Negros Oriental Prov., Dumaguete, Horns of Negros, 450 m. (J.W. Chapman). Type-depositories: MCZC, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 19; Baltazar, 1966 PDF: 232; Brown, 1975 PDF: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 144.
Senior synonym of Parasyscia nitida: Brown, 1955e PDF: 52; Brown, 1975 PDF: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 144.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected from 457 - 1097 meters, 777 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected on 1943-12-31

Type specimens: paratype of Cerapachys rufithorax: casent0902743

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