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Species: Rogeria gibba   Kugler, 1994 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Rogeria gibba Kugler, 1994 PDF: 32, figs. 5-6 (w.q.) ECUADOR. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Ecuador
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica. Costa Rica: southwestern lowlands.


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: 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 2 times found in mature rainforest, edge of forest near pasture and agricultural land, steep rocky terrain, 1 times found in mature rainforest, near pasture edge, small stream through forest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in tropical rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times Ex sifted leaf litter..

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler, 4 times miniWinkler, 1 times maxiWinkler.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 510 meters, 200 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1976-07-08 and 2015-07-10

Type specimens: paratype of Rogeria gibba: casent0900962

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