Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Prov. Toliara, southern Isoky-Vohimena Forest, 22°41’S, 44°50’E, 730 m., 21.i.1996 (S. Razafimandimby). Primary type depository: MCZC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0005510. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 3 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: 1 paratype worker with same data as holotype, 2 paratype workers with same data as holotype but sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), dry forest, #1312(9)-3, and (6)-4. Secondary type depositories: BMNH, SAMC.