Leptanilla morimotoi

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Leptanilla morimotoi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Leptanillinae
Tribe: Leptanillini
Genus: Leptanilla
Species: L. morimotoi
Binomial name
Leptanilla morimotoi
Yasumatsu, 1960

Identification

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Japan (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • morimotoi. Leptanilla morimotoi Yasumatsu, 1960: 17, pl. 5, fig. 1 (w.) JAPAN. See also: Baroni Urbani, 1977c: 445.

Description

References

  • Baroni Urbani, C. 1977c. Materiali per una revisione della sottofamiglia Leptanillinae Emery (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Entomol. Basil. 2: 427-488 (page 445, see also)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 229, catalogue)
  • Yasumatsu, K. 1960. The occurrence of the subfamily Leptanillinae in Japan (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Esakia 1: 17-20 (page 17, pl.5, fig. 1 worker described)