Current View: Bolton World Catalog
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print: . Accessed

· For web:

Species: Rogeria cuneola   Kugler, 1994 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Rogeria cuneola Kugler, 1994 PDF: 68, figs. 77-78, 103 (w.q.) MEXICO. AntCat AntWiki HOL


Neotropical Region: Atlántida, Belize, Cartago, Chiapas, Chontales, Comayagua, Costa Rica, El Progreso, El Salvador, Gracias a Dios, Guanacaste, Guatemala, Heredia, Honduras, Islas de la Bahía, Izabal, Jinotega, Limón, Masaya, Matagalpa, Nicaragua, Nueva Segovia, Oaxaca, Olancho, Petén, Puntarenas, Región Autónoma del Atlántico Norte, Región Autónoma del Atlántico Sur, San Salvador, Zacapa

Distribution Notes:

Costa Rica to southern Mexico. Costa Rica: both slopes to 500m elevation; more common on Pacific slope.


Kugler, C. 1994. Revision of the ant genus Rogeria (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with descriptions of the sting apparatus. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 3:17-89.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 76 times found in tropical rainforest, 67 times found in mature wet forest, 51 times found in tropical wet forest, 47 times found in tropical moist forest, 41 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 42 times found in 2º wet forest, 21 times found in 2º tropical rainforest, 22 times found in 2º lowland tropical rainforest, 12 times found in lowland rainforest, 13 times found in montane wet forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 410 times ex sifted leaf litter, 6 times Hojarasca, 3 times epiphytic material, Pentaclethra macroloba, 2 times forest litter, 3 times flight intercept trap, 1 times ex sifted litter, 2 times epiphytic material, Virola koschnyi, 2 times Camino toma de Agua, 2 times Malaise trap, 1 times ex sifted litter; 6L sifted litter; extracted in Winkler sack over 32 hours, 1 times beating vegetation, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 308 times MiniWinkler, 87 times MaxiWinkler, 24 times Winkler, 15 times Berlese, 9 times Fogging, 2 times Flight Intercept Trap, 2 times Malaise, 1 times Search, 1 times beating, 1 times FIT, 1 times Mini Winkler, ...

Elevations: collected from 15 - 1500 meters, 297 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Rogeria cuneola: casent0900959

See something amiss? Send us an email.
Enlarge Map