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Species: Cephalotes unimaculatus   (Smith, 1853) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cryptocerus unimaculatus Smith, 1853 PDF: 221, pl. 19, fig. 9 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Cryptocerus (Paracryptocerus): Emery, 1924f PDF: 308; in Hypocryptocerus: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 151; in Zacryptocerus: Brandão, 1991 PDF: 384; in Cephalotes: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 100.
Senior synonym of Cephalotes steinheili: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 151; of Cephalotes signatus: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 100.
Revived status as species: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 100.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Dominican Republic, Haiti, United States Virgin Islands
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in tropical dry forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation.

Elevations: collected at 100 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Cephalotes unimaculatus: casent0900243; syntype of Cryptocerus hamulus steinheili: casent0909263

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