Leptogenys trilobata

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Leptogenys trilobata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: L. trilobata
Binomial name
Leptogenys trilobata
Santschi, 1924

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Afrotropical Region: Cameroun, Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality).

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

  • trilobata. Leptogenys trilobatus Santschi, 1924b: 196, fig. 1 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. See also: Bolton, 1975a: 273.



  • 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 273, see also)
  • Santschi, F. 1924b. Descriptions de nouveaux Formicides africains et notes diverses. II. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 12: 195-224 (page 196, fig. 1 worker described)