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Species: Leptogenys processionalis   (Jerdon, 1851) 

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Leptogenys processionalis distinguenda

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Ponera processionalis Jerdon, 1851 PDF: 118 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Duplicated in Jerdon, 1854b: 102.].
Combination in Leptogenys: Emery, 1911e PDF: 105.
[Note: Tiwari, 1999 PDF: 22; Mathew & Tiwari, 2000 PDF: 280, give Leptogenys ocellifera: as senior synonym, but Leptogenys processionalis has priority.].
Current subspecies: nominal plus Leptogenys processionalis distinguenda.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

India, Vietnam, Sri Lanka

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2ndgrowth veg./houses.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 30 m

Type specimens:

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