Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Australia: Queensland, Malanda, 6 & 7.xi.1950, rainforest, rotten log (W.L. Brown). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: paratype workers (number not stated). Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: ANIC, BMNH, MCZC. Type notes: Type-series restricted to Malanda material, from that given in original description, by Bolton, 2000: 981.
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- Brown, W. L., Jr. 1988g. Strumigenys paranetes species nov. Pilot Register of Zoology Card No. 43:1.