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Species: Cephalotes jamaicensis   (Forel, 1922) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Cryptocerus varians var. jamaicensis Forel, 1922b PDF: 97 (w.) JAMAICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Cephalotes varians: Kempf, 1958a: 155.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 465.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in scrubby secondgrowth veg..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in dead wood, 1 times nest in dead branch.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected at 380 m

Type specimens: syntype of Cephalotes jamaicensis: casent0909298

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