Leptogenys moelleri

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Leptogenys moelleri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. moelleri
Binomial name
Leptogenys moelleri
(Bingham, 1903)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (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.

  • moelleri. Lobopelta moelleri Bingham, 1903: 67 (w.) INDIA. Combination in Leptogenys: Emery, 1911d: 104.

Description

References

  • Bingham, C. T. 1903. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Hymenoptera, Vol. II. Ants and Cuckoo-wasps. London: Taylor and Francis, 506 pp. (page 67, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1911e. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Ponerinae. Genera Insectorum 118: 1-125 (page 104, Combination in Leptogenys)