Primary type information:
Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Brazil: Espirito Santo (ex coll. Fruhstorfer). Primary type depository: MSNG.
Type notes:Kempf, 1971: 376, proposes the type-locality as, “Cidade do Espirito Santo, better known under the name of Vila Velha, near Vitória, Espirito Santo State”.