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|Raised to species: Wilson, 2003A: 142.|
Types Naturhist. Mus. Basel.
Major: light yellow; frontal lobes seen from the side form prominent lobes that only partly overhang the clypeus; seen from above, the lobes are broad, and subangular at their anterior tips, which extend to within an Eye Length of the anterior clypeal border; tips of frontal lobes smooth, which surfaces are succeeded posteriorly by a broad band of carinulae, and this gives way at eye level to a smooth area that extends all the way to the occiput; pronotal profile semicircular; faint carinulae line the lower pronotal margin.
Minor: pronotum covered by semicircular carinulae, and mesopleuron by foveolae and longitudinal carinulae.
Measurements (mm) Lectotype major: HW 1.42, HL 1.64, SL 0.58, EL 0.18, PW 0.84.
Paralectotype minor: HW 0.80, HL 0.80, SL 0.58, EL 0.12, PW 0.48.
Color Major: concolorous light reddish yellow.
Minor: body light brown, appendages brownish yellow.
range Known only from the type locality.
Figure Upper: lectotype, major. Lower: paralectotype, minor. ARGENTINA: Pucapampa, near Santa Catalina, Jujuy. Scale bars = 1 mm.
Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in desert, 1 times found in Puna desert.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nest in soil.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.
Elevations: collected from 3360 - 3870 meters, 3615 meters average