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types Mus. Hist. Nat. Geneve; Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.
etymology Named in honor of the collector Emilio A. Goeldi.
Major: yellow; Head Width equal to Head Length; occipital cleft deep, with subangulate midline cleft; mesonotal convexity apparent in dorsal-oblique view; postpetiole from above diamond-shaped, with right-angular margins; edges of humeri rugoreticulate; propodeal spines half as long as and perpendicular to basal face of propodeum preceding them; edges of humeri rugoreticulate. Minor: humeri toothed; propodeal spines more than a third as long as and perpendicular to the basal face of the propodeum facing them; occiput narrowed behind; occiput with prominent midline cleft; head, mesosoma, and waist foveolate and opaque. Measurements (mm) Syntype major: HW 1.00, HL 1.00, SL 0.48, EL 0.12, PW 0.48. Syntype minor: HW 0.50, HL 0.54, SL 0.44, EL 0.08, PW 0.30. Color Major and minor: concolorous yellow.
Range Known only from the type locality.
figure Upper: syntype, major. Lower: syntype, minor. BRAZIL: Colonia Alpina, Terasopolis, Rio de Janeiro (Emilio A. Goeldi). Scale bar = 1 mm.