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Species: Leptogenys kitteli   (Mayr, 1870) 

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See Also:

Leptogenys kitteli altisquamis, Leptogenys kitteli laevis, Leptogenys kitteli minor, Leptogenys kitteli siemsseni, Leptogenys kitteli transiens

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 5 valid subspecies

Lobopelta kitteli Mayr, 1870b PDF: 966 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Leptogenys: Emery, 1895m: 461.
Status as species: Bingham, 1903 PDF: 60; Xu & He, 2015 PDF: 156 (in key).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India, Taiwan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

India, Vietnam, China

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Moist evergreen subtropical forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times raiding column.

Elevations: collected at 273 m

Type specimens: syntype of Lobopelta kitteli: casent0915879

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