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1. Shortest distance between lateral ocellus and margin of compound eye smaller than maximum length of ocellus. Petiolar node as seen from front or rear with lateral corners rounded, without acute spine or sharp tooth ........... 2
Shortest distance between lateral ocellus and margin of compound eye distinctly greater than maximum length of ocellus. Petiolar node as seen from front or rear with lateral corners with acute spine or tooth ................... 3
Body dark brown, black. Petiolar node as seen from front or rear with apical margin more or less flat. Paramere constricted apically into a veIntrally-directed digitiform lobe (Fig. 8d) ............................. pattersoniHNS
Head and mesoscutum with week sculpture, smooth and shiny areas present. Declivitous surface of propodeum gradually sloping posteriorly, indistinctly delimited from dorsal surface................................. boltoniHNS
Found most commonly in these habitats: 42 times found in tropical dry forest, 13 times found in rainforest, 6 times found in disturbed dry forest, 2 times found in tropical dry forest on Tsingy, 1 times found in tsingy, 1 times found in Dry forest on tsingy.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 14 times under stone, 10 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 5 times ground nest, 6 times ex rotten log, 8 times ground forager(s), 3 times ex soil, 1 times sifted litter, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex rot pocket.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 9 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 5 times pitfall trap, PF 50 traps, 11 cm dbh with water, soap, formalin, nonlinear placement, 3 times Malaise trap, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 3 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 2 times beating low vegetation, 1 times general collecting, 1 times winkler app., 1 times at light, 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation.
Elevations: collected from 30 - 960 meters, 289 meters average