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Species: Cephalotes oculatus   (Spinola, 1851) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cryptocerus oculatus Spinola, 1851b: 49 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Also described as new by Spinola, 1853: 65.].
Senior synonym of Cephalotes aethiops: Smith, 1858a PDF: 188.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Baited pitfall.

Type specimens: Holotype of Cryptocerus aethiops: casent0900232

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