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Species: Leptogenys tsingy   Rakotonirina & Fisher, 2014 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptogenys tsingy Rakotonirina & Fisher, 2014 PDF: 154, figs. 17B, 18A, 167, 175 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Madagascar: Mahajanga, PN Tsingy de Bemahara, 10.6 km. 123° ESE Antsalova, -18.7094, 44.7182, 150 m., tropical dry forest on Tsingy, ex rotten log, 16-20.xi.2001, BLF06538 (Fisher, Griswold, et al.). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0493181. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 3 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: BMNH, CASC. AntCat AntWiki
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Malagasy

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in tropical dry forest, 1 times found in tropical dry forest on Tsingy.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nest, 2 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex dead branch above ground.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 150 meters, 112 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2001-11-16 and 2002-11-08

Type specimens: Holotype of Leptogenys tsingy: casent0493181; paratype of Leptogenys tsingy: casent0196369, casent0247215, casent0493132



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