Polyrhachis hirta Viehmeyer, 1914 valid
Polyrhachis hirta Viehmeyer, 1914b: 59 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Papua New Guinea). Australasia.
Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Kohout, 1990: 503). Primary type locality: lectotype Papua New Guinea (“D.-Neuguinea”): Wareo (no collector’s name). Primary type depository: MNHU. Type notes: The original description implies that only a single specimen was present.