Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype major worker(s), syntype minor worker(s) (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, “53/81” (H. Clark). Primary type depository: BMNH.
- Smith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. PDF