Leptogenys roberti coonoorensis

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Leptogenys roberti coonoorensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Leptogenys roberti)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: Leptogenys roberti coonoorensis
Forel, 1900

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


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

  • coonoorensis. Leptogenys (Lobopelta) roberti r. coonoorensis Forel, 1900d: 306 (diagnosis in key) (w.) INDIA (Tamil Nadu).
    • Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated).
    • Type-locality: India: Coonoor (Wroughton).
    • Type-depository: MHNG.
    • Status as species: Bingham, 1903: 68.
    • Subspecies of roberti: Emery, 1911d: 105; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 38; Bolton, 1995b: 230; Tiwari, 1999: 24; Bharti & Wachkoo, 2013c: 18 (in key); Bharti, Guénard, et al. 2016: 52 (error).
    • Junior synonym of roberti: Xu & He, 2015: 143.