Primary type information:
Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Russia: Kamchatka Oblast, Elizovo, 18.vii.1976 (A.N. Kupyanskaya). Primary type depository: ZMUM.
Secondary type information:
Secondary type material: >1000 paratype workers, 13 paratype queens, 10 paratype males. Secondary type locality: “from different localities of Kamchatka and Magadan Oblasts, and the northern part of Khabarovsky Krai”, (quoted from Kupyanskaya, 1986a: 89). Secondary type depositories: BPIV, ZMUM.
Details of some paratype localities are given in Radchenko & Elmes, 2010: 161-162.