Myrmicinae, Formicidae, Hymenoptera, Insecta, Arthropoda, Animalia
Costa Rica: Cordillera de Tilaran and Cordillera Volcanica Central at 1000m.
Basal margin of mandible flat, without a notch; face with irregular rugae anteriorly, smooth and shiny posteriorly; mesosoma coarsely and irregularly rugose; propodeum with well-developed angular tubercles at juncture of dorsal and posterior faces; side of petiolar peduncle and lower side of petiole smooth and shiny; metapleural lobe strongly produced and angular; WL greater than 1mm.
Similar species: Stenamma JTL-010.
I know this species from two Winkler samples of sifted leaf litter, one from Refugio Eladio in the Peľas Blancas Valley, and one from a miniWinkler sample from the 1070m site on the Barva Transect in Braulio Carrillo National Park. Both were areas of mature wet forest.
John T. Longino, The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA 98505 USA.firstname.lastname@example.org
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