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Types Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.
Major: reddish yellow; occiput narrowed, giving the head capsule plus mandibles an overall elliptical shape in full-face view; some hairs on dorsal surfaces of head curved, giving a locally woolly look to the pilosity; humerus prominent, subangulate from above; propodeal spines vertical; postpetiole from above oval; most of posterior third of head, including occiput, smooth and shiny. Minor: propodeal dorsum transversely carinulate; sides of propodeum with scattered short rugulae; upper mesopleuron foveolate; propodeal spines reduced to denticles.
Measurements (mm) Holotype major: HW 1.12, HL 1.26, SL 0.60, EL 0.14, PW 0.64. Paratype minor: HW 0.58, HL 0.62, SL 0.52, EL 0.08, PW 0.40.
Color Major: body and mandibles reddish yellow, legs and antennae plain medium yellow. Minor: body and mandibles plain brownish yellow, legs and antennae plain medium yellow.
Range Known only from the type locality.
Biology The type colony was collected in montane rainforest.
Figure Upper: holotype, major. Lower: paratype, minor. COLOMBIA: Pance, Mun. de Cali, Valle, 1700 m (William L. Brown and S. Chaplin). Scale bars = 1 mm.
Collect Date Range: collected on 1971-06-16
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