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Venezuela, Colombia, Costa Rica. Costa Rica: lowland wed forests of both slopes.
At the time of Kempf's 1959 revision, this species was known only from two collections: the type series of several workers from Venezuela, and a worker from Colombia.
The types at MCZ have contrasting dark brown heads, and the head seems relatively shorter and broader than Costa Rican material.
Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland primary rainforest, 1 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in fresh treefall, 1 times collecting from Carapa guianensis, felled yesterday, along new roadcut just beyo, 1 times canopy of Terminalia tree, st times Virola tree felled yesterday at edge of lab clearing behind new lab. #3381-s, 1 times strays in felled trees, 1 times on recently felled trees.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Fogging, 5 times Search.
Elevations: collected from 10 - 50 meters, 40 meters average