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Species: Leptogenys elegans   Bolton, 1975 

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Leptogenys elegans_cf

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptogenys elegans Bolton, 1975a PDF: 265, fig. 9 (w.) NIGERIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Ghana, Nigeria, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Kakamega Forest

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in mature palm forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in soil, 1 times in rotten stump.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pyrethrum knockdown, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 690 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Leptogenys elegans: casent0902602; paratype: anic32-017979

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