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Species: Leptogenys gaigei   Wheeler, 1923 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptogenys gaigei Wheeler, 1923e PDF: 7, fig. 2 (w.) GUYANA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lattke, 2011 PDF: 184 (m.).
Senior synonym of Leptogenys defuga, Leptogenys melzeri: Lattke, 2011 PDF: 183.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times Baited pitfall, 1 times Pitfall72h.

Elevations: collected from 240 - 600 meters, 420 meters average

Type specimens:

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