Primary type information:
Primary type material: lectotype major worker (by designation of Wilson, 2003a: 163). Primary type locality: lectotype Peru: Matucana, 7300 ft (C.T. Brues). Type depositories: MCZC, NHRS.
Secondary type information:
Secondary type material: 1 paralectotype minor worker. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Type depositories: MCZC, NHRS.
1) Original description cites 1 major worker, 8 minor workers as syntypes. 2) Wilson does not specify depository of lectotype.