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Species: Leptogenys chalybaea   (Emery, 1887) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Lobopelta chalybaea Emery, 1887e PDF: 432 (w.) BORNEO (East Malaysia: Sarawak). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Lectotype. Worker, Sarawak, Borneo, 1865–66, Giacomo Doria and Odoardo Beccari leg. [MSNG; LCB001]. Secondary type information: Paralectotype. 1 virgin queen, same data as the holotype, specimen code: ANTWEB CASENT0903954 [MSNG; LCB002] AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Arimoto & Yamane, 2018 10.20362/am.010008 PDF: 20.
[Misspelled as chalybea by Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 32.].
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1865-12-31

Type specimens: syntype of Leptogenys chalybaea: casent0903954

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