Leptogenys havilandi

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Leptogenys havilandi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. havilandi
Binomial name
Leptogenys havilandi
Forel, 1901

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).


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Nomenclature

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

  • havilandi. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) havilandi Forel, 1901f: 332 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. See also: Bolton, 1975a: 282.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1975a. A revision of the ant genus Leptogenys Roger (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Ethiopian region with a review of the Malagasy species. Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 31: 235-305 (page 282, see also)
  • Forel, A. 1901k. Nouvelles espèces de Ponerinae. (Avec un nouveau sous-genre et une espèce nouvelle d'Eciton). Rev. Suisse Zool. 9: 325-353 (page 332, worker described)