Mexico to Colombia, Dominican Republic; sea level to 1750m. Costa Rica: Central Valley and Pacific 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.
Found most commonly in these habitats: 26 times found in montane wet forest, 12 times found in tropical rainforest, 8 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in cloud forest, 1 times found in tropical thorn scrub, 1 times found in scrubby dry forest, 1 times found in tropical moist forest
Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 24 times Mini Winkler, 20 times miniWinkler, 6 times Winkler, 1 times MaxiWinkler, 1 times search, 2 times Berlese
Elevations: collected from 40 - 1500 meters, 888 meters average