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Leptomyrmex neotropicus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Leptomyrmex neotropicus was named by Baroni Urbani (1980). Its type specimen is SMNS Do-996-K-1, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Dominican amber (SMNS coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

It was recombined as Camponotus neotropicus by Wilson (1985).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Leptomyrmex neotropicus Baroni Urbani p. 4 figs. 1-5
1985Camponotus neotropicus Wilson p. 34
1987Leptomyrmex neotropicus Baroni Urbani and Wilson p. 2 fig. 1,2,3b
2012Leptomyrmex neotropicus Bolton
2016Leptomyrmex neotropicus Boudinot et al. p. 668
2017Leptomyrmex neotropicus Barden et al. p. 766 fig. 1B,C

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyFormicidae()
subfamilyDolichoderinae
tribeLeptomyrmecini()
genusLeptomyrmexMayr 1862
speciesneotropicus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available