Iridomyrmex detectus (Smith, 1858) junior synonym of current valid taxon Iridomyrmex purpureus (Smith, 1858)
Formica detecta Smith, 1858a: 36 (q.) AUSTRALIA (New South Wales). Australasia.
Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype (?) queen. Primary type locality: Australia: Hunter River (no collector’s name). Primary type depository: BMNH. Type notes: No indication of number of specimens is given.
Obsolete combinations

Extant: 0 valid subspecies (1 synonym, 2 obsolete combinations)