Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Province Mahajanga, Region Sofia, Bemanevika, –14.337, 48.58874, 1606 m, montane rainforest, ex dead twig above ground, 14.i.2015, collection code: BLF35614 (B.L. Fisher and the Madagascar Biodiversity Center team). Primary type depository: CAS. Primary type specimen: CASENT0923254. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 3 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype, except BLF35657, BLF35614, BLF35615. Secondary type depositories: CAS. Secondary type specimen: CASENT0724324, CASENT0724356, CASENT0724357.