Primary type information:
Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Heterick & Shattuck, 2011: 75). Primary type locality: lectotype Australia: Queensland, Charters Towers (Wiederkehr). Primary type depository: MHNG.
Secondary type information:
Secondary type material: 7 paralectotype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depositories: ANIC, MCZC, MHNG, NHMB.
Type notes:Shattuck, 1994: 103, and Shattuck, 1996a: 39, cite 8 syntype workers, 1 of which is in ANIC; this ANIC specimen is not mentioned in Heterick & Shattuck, 2011: 75.