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Species: Leptogenys crustosa   Santschi, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptogenys crustosa Santschi, 1914d PDF: 326, fig. 12 (w.) GUINEA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Leptogenys africanus, Leptogenys rufipes: Bolton, 1975a PDF: 251.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Guinea, Sudan, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in garden, 1 times found in tropical wet forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times rotten log, 1 times termite mound, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times rotten wood.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times hand collecting.

Elevations: collected from 600 - 1500 meters, 1180 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptogenys conradti rufipes: casent0915219; unpublished name: Leptogenys crustosa ituriensis: casent0915220

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