Pachycondyla purpurascens Forel, 1899 valid
Pachycondyla purpurascens Forel, 1899b: 12, pl. 1, fig. 10 (w.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Costa Rica: Caché (Rogers). Primary type depository: MHNG. Primary type specimen: CASENT0907248. Type notes: MacKay & MacKay, 2010: 489, designate the single specimen in MHNG as lectotype, but as there is no evidence that more than one specimen was ever present, the designation is unnecessary.