Leptogenys kraepelini baccha

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Leptogenys kraepelini baccha
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Leptogenys kraepelini)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: Leptogenys kraepelini baccha
Santschi, 1919

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Leptogenys kraepelini.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • baccha. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) kraepelini st. baccha Santschi, 1919a: 336 (w.) VIETNAM.
    • Type-material: 2 syntype workers.
    • Type-locality: Vietnam: Tonkin, Chapa (V. de Salvaza).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • Subspecies of kraepelini: Santschi, 1920h: 159; Santschi, 1924c: 97; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 37; Bolton, 1995b: 230; Zhou & Ran, 2010: 106.
    • Junior synonym of kraepelini: Xu & He, 2015: 142.


  • Santschi, F. 1919a. Cinq notes myrmécologiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 52: 325-350 (page 336, worker described)
  • Xu, Z. & He, Q. 2015. Taxonomic review of the ponerine ant genus Leptogenys Roger, 1861 with a key to the Oriental species. Myrmecological News 21: 137-161.