Kriesche, R. 1920. Neue Batoceriden (Col. Ceramb.). Archiv für Naturgeschichte, 84A(5): 192-198.
This specimen is herein designated as the lectotype in order to stabilize the taxonomy and facilitate further identifications of this species. A paralectotype may also be present in Berlin. Tippmann labeled this specimen as having been obtained from the Kriesche Estate in 1955.