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Species: Rogeria inermis   Mann, 1922 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Rogeria inermis Mann, 1922 PDF: 32, fig. 15 (w.) HONDURAS. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Kugler, 1994 PDF: 63 (q.).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Guatemala to Panama; sea level to 1250m. Costa Rica: widespread in wet forest, sea level to 500m.


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: 289 times found in mature wet forest, 59 times found in tropical rainforest, 47 times found in montane wet forest, 34 times found in tropical wet forest, 28 times found in lowland rainforest, 26 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 7 times found in wet forest, 9 times found in tropical rainforest, with big trees, probably primary, 9 times found in tropical rainforest, with some big trees, probably a mix of primary and secondary forest, 8 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, isolated peak with oak trees, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 478 times ex sifted leaf litter, 40 times Hojarasca, 9 times at bait, 6 times sifted litter, 3 times nest in clay bank, 1 times Hojarasca., 2 times ex sifted litter, 1 times Parcelas susecionales, Suelo, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times Muestras tomada en el transecto de Mini Winkler #2, 1 times leaf litter sample, GIS 1800/900. [examples of each ant species, all parasitica, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 412 times MiniWinkler, 51 times MaxiWinkler, 50 times Mini Winkler, 34 times Winkler, 14 times Berlese, 10 times search, 10 times Baiting, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times YPT, 1 times bait, 1 times Lure/Bait, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1250 meters, 257 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1985-07-27 and 2020-02-16

Type specimens:

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