Leptogenys mjobergi

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Leptogenys mjobergi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. mjobergi
Binomial name
Leptogenys mjobergi
Forel, 1915

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • mjobergi. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) mjobergi Forel, 1915b: 32, pl. 2, fig. 5 (w.) AUSTRALIA.

Type Material

  • Leptogenys (Lobopelta) mjobergi Forel, 1915: Syntype, 1 worker, Blackall (as Blackal) Range, Queensland, Australia, Australian Museum.
  • Leptogenys (Lobopelta) mjobergi Forel, 1915: Syntype, 1 worker, Blackall (as Blackal) Range, Queensland, Australia, Australian National Insect Collection.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1915b. Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 25, fig. 4 worker described)
  • Taylor, R. W. 1969. The identity of Dorylozelus mjobergi Forel (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Aust. Entomol. Soc. 8: 131-133 (page 132, Replacement name: tricosa)
  • Forel, A. 1915b. Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 32, pl. 2, fig. 5 worker described)