Primary type information:
Primary type material: syntype major and minor workers, syntype queens, syntype males (numbers not stated, “many colonies”). Primary type locality: Bahamas: New Providence I., Blue Hills, v.-vi.1904 (W.M. Wheeler) (by restriction of Kempf, 1972b: 71). Primary type depositories: AMNH, MCZC.
Other original syntype localities: Bahamas: New Providence I., Fort Charlotte, Hog Key nr Nassau, v.-vi.1904 (W.M. Wheeler), Bahamas: Andros I., “all the keys that were visited along the Southern Bight and about Crawl Creek”, v.-vi.1904 (W.M. Wheeler).