Primary type information:
Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Radchenko & Elmes, 1998: 5). Primary type locality: lectotype Myanmar (“Burma”): Tenasserim, Mt Mooleyit, 1000-1300 m., iv.1887 (L. Fea). Primary type depository: MSNG.
Secondary type information:
Secondary type material: 13 paralectotype workers. Secondary type locality: 3 paralectotype workers with same data as lectotype, 10 paralectotype workers with same data as lectotype but 1800-1900 m., iii.1887 (L. Fea). Secondary type depositories: MNHN, MSNG.