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Species: Leptogenys wheeleri   Forel, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Leptogenys wheeleri Forel, 1901d PDF: 123 (w.) MEXICO (Morelos). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Mexico: Morelos, Cuernavaca (W.M. Wheeler). Type-depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lattke, 2011 PDF: 226 (eq.m.)
Status as species: Emery, 1911e PDF: 100; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 131; Bolton, 1995b: 234; Lattke, 2011 PDF: 226 (redescription).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in tropical rainforest, 1 times found in littoral vegetation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times under stone, 1 times nido en troncos caídos, 1 times Associated with Aechmea bracteata (Bromeliaceae).

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

Elevations: collected from 5 - 609 meters, 200 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1976-10-09 and 2016-05-29

Type specimens: syntype of Leptogenys wheeleri: casent0907349

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