Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Leptogenys

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Formicoidea (Ants)
Family Formicidae (Ants)
Subfamily Ponerinae
Tribe Ponerini
Genus Leptogenys
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The two north american species were formerly considered conspecific
Numbers
Two North American species
Size
~7mm