Primary type information:
Primary type material: lectotype major worker (by designation of Rakotonirina & Fisher, 2022: 99). Primary type locality: lectotype Madagascar: Morondava côte ouest de Madagascar (Grandidier). Primary type depository: MHNG. Primary type specimen: CASENT0101908 (lectotype).
Secondary type information:
Secondary type material: paralectotype worker/s (number not stated), 1 paralectotype queen. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depository: MHNG. (Source: Rakotonirina & Fisher, 2022: 99.)
Original syntype data: syntype major and minor workers, syntype queens (numbers not stated), Madagascar: (no further data) (Grandidier), Madagascar; Morondava, W coast of Madagascar (Grevé), of which the Grevé Morondava material was designated as type locality by Wheeler, 1922: 1040.