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Extant: 4 valid subspecies
|Azteca trigona||Forel, A., 1899, Biologia Centrali-Americana; or, contributions to the knowledge of the fauna and flora of Mexico and Central America. Insecta. Hymenoptera. 3 (Formicidae)., London: Unknown Publisher: 116, (download)||116||8170|
|Azteca trigona||Longino, J. T., 2007, A taxonomic review of the genus Azteca (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Costa Rica and a global revision of the aurita group., Zootaxa 1491, pp. 1-63: 60, (download)||60||21311|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, 3 times found in secondary tropical moist forest, 1 times found in edge of rainforest, 1 times found in lab clearing.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times carton nest, 3 times on low vegetation, 1 times carton nest in treefall, 1 times Lot no. 40-22219, 1 times ex carton nest on Ochroma, JKES 59 times voucher, 1 times on gravel bar at blacklight, 1 times long conical carton nest on Apeiba.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times light trap, 4 times search, 3 times beating low vegetation, 1 times black light.
Elevations: collected from 10 - 905 meters, 120 meters average