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Species: Syscia austrella   Longino & Branstetter, 2021 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Syscia austrella Longino & Branstetter, 2021 10.1093/isd/ixab001 PDF: 20, figs. 8, S7-8 (w.dq.) PANAMA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Panama: Darién, Reserva Chucantí, 8.79924 −78.46148 ±20m, 1335m, 18.i.2015, cloud forest, ex sifted leaf litter, MGB2483 (M.G. Branstetter). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0633043. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: paratype dealate queens (number not stated). Paratype-locality: paratype dealate queen/s with same data as holotype, paratype dealate queen/s with same data as holotype but 8.79805 −78.4625, 1305m, MGB2484. Paratype-depositories: CASC, USNM. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Ecuador, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Secondary Forest, 2 times found in cloud forest, 2 times found in Primary Forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times ex sifted leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Winkler, 2 times maxiWinkler, 1 times TSBF.

Elevations: collected from 181 - 1335 meters, 900 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1987-08-26 00:00:00.0 and 2019-03-27 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Syscia austrella: casent0633043; paratype of Syscia austrella: casent0633045; Paratype Syscia austrella: casent0633061

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