Acanthostichus kirbyi Emery, 1895 valid
Acanthostichus kirbyi Emery, 1895l: 751, fig. OO.B (w.) BRAZIL (Mato Grosso). Neotropic.
Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of MacKay, 1996: 156). Type-locality: Brazil: Mato Grosso (Germain). Type-depository: MSNG. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 1 paralectotype worker. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depository: USNM. Type notes: Other original syntypes, from Paraguay: (no further data) (Balzan), could not be found and are assumed to be lost (MacKay, 1996: 156).