Oecophylla viridis (Kirby, 1819) junior synonym of current valid taxon Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775)
Formica viridis Kirby, 1819: 478 (q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia.
Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype queen(s) (number not stated). Primary type locality: Australia (“New Holland”): “Habitat in Australasia septentrionali” (R. Brown). Primary type depository: BMNH. Type notes: Type series may also include workers as Kirby writes, “This is the ant the bite of which Sir Joseph Banks found so painful.”
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