LaPolla & Kallal, 2019
The type material was collected from a nest under the bark of a rotting, fallen tree in cloud forest. Other specimens were found in humid forest leaf-litter and in the soil of a transitional forest.
Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists
Distribution based on AntMaps
Distribution based on AntWeb specimens
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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.
- metacista. Nylanderia metacista LaPolla & Kallal, 2019: 422, figs. 43-51 (w.q.m.) DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.
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