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Species: Leptogenys breviceps   Viehmeyer, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptogenys (Lobopelta) breviceps Viehmeyer, 1914b PDF: 30, fig. 4 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Disturbed Rainforest, 1 times found in Lowland rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex rtn. log rainforest edge, 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex Passaud stage rtn. log, 1 times ex Passaud stage log, 1 times ex large Passaud stage log.

Elevations: collected from 1067 - 1900 meters, 1544 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Leptogenys breviceps: casent0902610; syntype of Euponera niger: castype06989; syntype of Leptogenys (Lobopelta) breviceps: casent0916833; syntype of Leptogenys breviceps: casent0905834, casent0907386; type of Leptogenys (Lobopelta) breviceps: focol0912, focol0913, focol0914

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