Primary type information:
Type-material: neotype worker (by designation of Sharaf et al., 2018: 6). Type-locality: neotype Oman: Wadi Aeyad, 20.iii.1990 (M.D. Gallagher). Type-depository: WMLC. Type-specimen: CASENT0922329.
Originally described from 2 workers (holotype + paratype), the neotype is apparently the original paratype, as Sharaf et al., 2018: 9, point out that the original holotype has been lost.