SYNTYPES: females from Sydney region, New South Wales, lost (see below). NEOTYPE, here designated as follows: one male, registered AMS KS6873 in the research collection of the Australian Museum, Sydney; with label-data: Blackwall, near Woy Woy, New South Wales, 33°30'S 151°20'E, R. McDonald, 10 June 1973, from paperbark tree.
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