Myrmica irritans Smith, 1858 an obsolete combination of Pheidole irritans (Smith, 1858)
Myrmica irritans Smith, 1858a: 127 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype (?) minor worker. Primary type locality: South Africa: Port Natal (= Durban) (no collector’s name). Primary type depository: BMNH. Type notes: No indication of number of specimens is given.