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Arboreal in mid-elevation rainforest; nests in dead stems.
diagnosis A medium-sized yellow species with cornulate humerus in both major and minor.
Measurements (mm) Holotype major: HW 0.74, HL 0.80, SL 0.40, EL 0.08, PW 0.42.
Paratype minor: HW 0.44, HL 0.50, SL 0.40, EL 0.06, PW 0.30.
color Major: concolorous medium yellow.
Minor: concolorous dark yellow.
Range Costa Rica, 500-600 m.
BIOLOGY "Braulio Carrillo National Park (500 m): mature wet forest. Canopy of Licania sp. Colony in dead stick. Rara Avis: fresh treefall in primary forest. In 4-mm-diameter dead stick." (J. T. Longino 1997.)
Figure Upper: holotype, major. Lower: paratype, minor. COSTA RICA: 17 km south of Puerto Viejo, Heredia Province, 10AÃ‚Â° 18x4 84AÃ‚Â°02W, 600 m (J. T. Longino). Scale bars = 1 mm.
Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in primary wet forest, 1 times found in wet forest.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in dead stick in fresh treefall, 1 times in dead stem in canopy of Licania.
Elevations: collected from 500 - 700 meters, 671 meters average