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  • Entomology 35864 MCZ Entomology
  • Leptogenys gorgona
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Holotype of Leptogenys gorgona
  • Anchicayá, Municipality of Buenaventura
  • South America: Colombia: Valle del Cauca
  • 17-19; June; 1971 (1971-06-17 - 1971-06-19)
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Identifications
Leptogenys gorgona Lattke, 2011
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys gorgona
Identified by John E. Lattke on 2011-10-10
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Revision of the New World species of the genus Leptogenys Roger (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Ponerinae)
Citations
Lattke 2011, Page 191, Holotype of Leptogenys gorgona

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Colombia
State/Province: Valle del Cauca
Specific Locality: Anchicayá, Municipality of Buenaventura
Verbatim Locality: COLOMBIA: Valle; Anchicayá, Mun.; Buenaventura,; ca. 200m; rainfor.
General Habitat: rainforest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 200 to 200 m
Coordinates: 3.880099° -77.031164° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 42; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 4]
Collecting Date: 17-19; June; 1971 (1971-06-17 - 1971-06-19)
Collectors
William Louis Brown, Jr.
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker
Remarks: Holotype
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