Leptogenys drepanon

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Leptogenys drepanon
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. drepanon
Binomial name
Leptogenys drepanon
Wilson, 1958

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Leptogenys drepanon for further details




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

  • drepanon. Leptogenys drepanon Wilson, 1958a: 123, fig. 5 (w.) NEW GUINEA.



  • Wilson, E. O. 1958c. Studies on the ant fauna of Melanesia. I. The tribe Leptogenyini. II. The tribes Amblyoponini and Platythyreini. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 118: 101-153 (page 123, fig. 5 worker described)