Primary type information:
Primary type material: lectotype queen (by designation of Radchenko & Elmes, 2003a: 220). Primary type locality: lectotype Switzerland: alps (no further data) (Bugnion). Primary type depository: MHNG.
Secondary type information:
Secondary type material: 5 paralectotype queens. Secondary type locality: same data as lectotype but 3 labelled Anzeindaz and dated 29.viii.1869, one of which also has Vaudoisses, 1900 m. Secondary type depositories: MHNG, MSNG.