The Ants of Africa
Genus Leptogenys
Leptogenys jeanneli Santschi

Leptogenys jeanneli Santschi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Tanzania (Leptogenys jeanneli n. sp., Santschi, 1914b: 57, illustrated, worker); holotype worker only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Leptogenys jeanneli}Santschi's (1914b) description is at {original description}. Bolton's modern description (1975a) is at {original description}.

Leptogenys jeanneliWORKER - TL 9.6 mm; entire head and body densely shagreened and opaque, with scattered quite large punctures; numerous erect hairs on dorsum of head and body (Bolton, 1975a: 253, illustrated, worker).

Leptogenys jeanneliThe photomontage is of the type worker collated from

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