Leptogenys ergatogyna

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Leptogenys ergatogyna
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. ergatogyna
Binomial name
Leptogenys ergatogyna
Wheeler, W.M., 1922

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun, Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality), Ghana, Uganda.

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Nomenclature

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

  • ergatogyna. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) ergatogyna Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 95, fig. 20 (q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Senior synonym of cursor: Bolton, 1975a: 276.
  • cursor. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) cursor Arnold, 1954: 293, fig. 4 (w.) UGANDA. Junior synonym of ergatogyna: Bolton, 1975a: 276.

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