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Types Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.
Etymology After Mixtec, the Amerindian people of Oaxaca.
diagnosis Species similar in various traits to oaxacanaHNS, scabriventrisHNS, and tragicaHNS, and distinguished as follows. Major: yellow; pronotum bilobed in dorsal-oblique view; propodeal spine short, nearly vertical in dorsal-oblique view; petiolar node narrow in side view; rugoreticulum present between eye and antennal fossa; postpetiolar node broad and acutely subangular; humerus bearing a small patch of rugulae.
Minor: frontal lobes bulging forward in side view; propodeal spine short and nearly erect. Measurements (mm) Holotype major: HW 0.90, HL 1.00, SL 0.58, EL 0.16, PW 0.44. Paratype minor: HW 0.46, HL 0.56, SL 0.46, EL 0.08, PW 0.32.
Color Major: head and mandibles reddish yellow, gaster brownish yellow; other appendages medium yellow.
range Known only from the type series.
Biology Collected in the leaf litter of oak woodland.
figure Upper: holotype, major. Lower: paratype, minor. MEXICO: 30 km south of Juchatengo, Oaxaca, 650 m (Stewart B. Peck). Scale bars = 1 mm.
Elevations: collected at 650 m