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Species: Cephalotes bimaculatus   (Smith, 1860) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cryptocerus bimaculatus Smith, 1860c PDF: 77, pl. 4, fig. 4 (q.) MEXICO. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Paracryptocerus (Harnedia): Kempf, 1958a: 136; in Zacryptocerus: Hespenheide, 1986: 395; in Cephalotes: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 563.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Was in a small dead twig off of the main trunk, 1 times Was in a dead branch in a big myrmecophytic tree that was mostly full of crazy Azteca., 1 times Found as a surprise in same termite-eaten hardwood branch as a colony 205.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 90 meters, 75 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Cephalotes bimaculatus: casent0900247; syntype of Cryptocerus aztecus: casent0909279, casent0909280

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