Leptogenys hysterica

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Leptogenys hysterica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. hysterica
Binomial name
Leptogenys hysterica
Forel, 1900

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia.
Oriental Region: India, Laos, Sri Lanka (type locality), Thailand.

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

  • hysterica. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) hysterica Forel, 1900d: 311 (w.) SRI LANKA. Imai, Baroni Urbani, et al. 1984: 5 (k.). See also: Bingham, 1903: 64.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.


Forel 1900f. Page 311.