Primary type information:
Type-material: 2 syntype queens. Type-localities: Sri Lanka (= Ceylon), and Fiji Is. Type-depository: BMNH. Type-specimen: CASENT0900649.
In BMNH there is a single, damaged queen from Sri Lanka (= Ceylon) which appears to be one of the original type-series, labelled “Ceylon. 50/56.” In addition, BMNH has a single, headless, alate queen from Fiji, without further data, that is also most probably one of the original specimens.