Leptogenys microps

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Leptogenys microps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. microps
Binomial name
Leptogenys microps
Bolton, 1975

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Guinea, Ivory Coast (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.

  • microps. Leptogenys microps Bolton, 1975a: 278 (w.) IVORY COAST.

Description

References


References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Bolton B. 1975. A revision of the ant genus Leptogenys Roger (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Ethiopian region with a review of the Malagasy species. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Entomology 31: 235-305.