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Species: Leptogenys josephi   Mackay & MacKay, 2004 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Leptogenys josephi Mackay & MacKay, 2004: 256, figs. 1-6 (q.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Lattke, 2011 PDF: 193.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 46 times found in mature wet forest, 15 times found in montane wet forest, 17 times found in tropical wet forest, 18 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 10 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 4 times found in lowland rainforest, 2 times found in tropical rainforest, with big trees, probably primary, 3 times found in tropical rainforest, with some big trees, probably a mix of primary and secondary forest, 2 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in primary rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 98 times ex sifted leaf litter, 12 times Malaise trap, 1 times under stone, 3 times Hojarasca, 1 times ex leaf litter, 1 times leaf litter Berlese, 1 times Camino toma de Agua, 1 times at bait.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 73 times miniWinkler, 20 times maxiWinkler, 13 times Malaise, 6 times Winkler, 6 times Mini Winkler, 1 times search, 2 times Pitfall, 1 times baiting, 1 times Berlese.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1140 meters, 434 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1974-02-04 and 2015-06-11

Type specimens: holotype josephi: jtl070778; paratype josephi: jtl070779

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