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Types Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.
Etymology Pertaining to Ceiba, near the type locality.
Major: very small; brown with pale yellow appendages; promesonotum smoothly semicircular in profile; heavily rugoreticulate
occiput; and unstriped gaster.
Minor: head smooth, almost entirely sculpture-free.
measurements (mm) Holotype major: HW 0.64, HL 0.70, SL 0.38, EL 0.10, PW 0.34.
Paratype minor: HW 0.36, HL 0.40, SL 0.38, EL 0.08, PW 0.22.
color Major and minor: body medium brown, appendages pale yellow.
Range Known only from the type locality.
Biology Collected from a piece of rotting wood on a steep, forested slope.
Figure Upper: holotype, major. Lower: paratype, minor. HONDURAS: 13 km south of La Ceiba, Atlantida Department, 130 m (W. L. Brown). Scale bars = 1 mm.
Found most commonly in these habitats: 62 times found in tropical rainforest, 1 times found in treefall gap in trop rainforest, 2 times found in tropical moist forest.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 59 times ex sifted leaf litter, 6 times at bait.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 52 times MiniWinkler, 6 times Baiting, 6 times MaxiWinkler, 1 times Winkler.
Elevations: collected from 80 - 600 meters, 222 meters average