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Species: Parasyscia sudanensis   (Weber, 1942) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cerapachys sudanensis Weber, 1942b PDF: 42, figs. 1, 12 (w.) SOUTH SUDAN. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated, “one colony”). Type-locality: South Sudan (“Anglo-Egyptian Sudan”): Imatong Mts, ca 6000 ft, 1939, no. 1363 (N.A. Weber). Type-depository: MCZC (perhaps also in AMNH). AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Weber, 1943d PDF: 293; Brown, 1975 PDF: 23, 62; Bolton, 1995b: 145.
Senior synonym of Parasyscia variolosus: Brown, 1975 PDF: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 145.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Angola, Botswana, Ghana, Nigeria, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Mopane wood, 1 times In soil under log, 1 times Forest Litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Human dung night trap.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1939-07-24 and 2009-12-07

Type specimens: Paratype: sam-ent-011561; paratype of Cerapachys variolosus: casent0902715; Syntype: sam-ent-011562, sam-hym-c008007; syntype of Cerapachys sudanensis: casent0902714



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