Kinds of Formicidae

World Ants
(Valid extant species)

Gary Alpert
Harvard University
Gary_Alpert@harvard.edu

Barry Bolton
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom


Supported by
Edward O. Wilson, Leica, Syncroscopy, FileMaker

Technical support
Piotr Naskrecki

Contributors
Stefan Cover, John LaPolla,
Katsuyuki Eguchi, Rudy Kohout, Philip S. Ward

This world ant list is dedicated to the memory of William L. Brown, Jr.

Scientific name -- Other names
Carebara Westwood, 1840
   Carebara aborensis (Wheeler, W. M., 1913)
   Carebara acuta (Weber, 1952)
   Carebara acutispinus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara afghana (Pisarski, 1970)
   Carebara africana (Forel, 1910)
   Carebara alluaudi (Santschi, 1913)
   Carebara alluaudi_cataractae (Santschi, 1919)
   Carebara alpha (Forel, 1905)
   Carebara altinodus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara amia (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara ampla Santschi, 1912
   Carebara ampla_cincta Santschi, 1926
   Carebara ampla_obscurithorax Santschi, 1926
   Carebara ampla_rugosa Santschi, 1928
   Carebara angolensis (Santschi, 1914)
   Carebara angolensis_congolensis (Forel, 1916)
   Carebara angulata Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara anophthalma (Emery, 1906)
   Carebara arabicus (Collingwood and van Harten, 2001)
   Carebara armata (Donisthorpe, 1948)
   Carebara arnoldi (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara arnoldiella (Santschi, 1919)
   Carebara asina (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara atoma (Emery, 1900)
   Carebara audita Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara bartrumi Weber, 1943
   Carebara bengalensis (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara beta (Forel, 1905)
   Carebara bicarinata Santschi, 1912
   Carebara bihornatus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara borealis (Terayama, 1996)
   Carebara bouvardi (Santschi, 1913)
   Carebara brasiliana Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara brevipilosa Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara bruchi (Santschi, 1933)
   Carebara bruni (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara butteli (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara capreola (Wheeler, W. M., 1927)
   Carebara capreola_laeviceps (Wheeler, W. M., 1928)
   Carebara castanea Smith F., 1858
   Carebara castanea_augustata Santschi, 1920
   Carebara coeca Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara concinna (Mayr, 1867)
   Carebara convexa (Weber, 1950)
   Carebara corniger (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara crassiuscula (Emery, 1900)
   Carebara cribriceps (Wheeler, W. M., 1927)
   Carebara crigensis (Belshaw and Bolton, 1994)
   Carebara curvispinus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara debilis (Santschi, 1913)
   Carebara deponens (Walker, 1859)
   Carebara diabola (Santschi, 1913)
   Carebara diabolica (Baroni Urbani, 1969)
   Carebara distincta (Bolton and Belshaw, 1993)
   Carebara donisthorpei (Weber, 1950)
   Carebara elmenteitae (Patrizi, 1948)
   Carebara elongata Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara erythraea (Emery, 1915)
   Carebara escherichi (Forel, 1911)
   Carebara frontalis (Weber, 1950)
   Carebara globularia Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara grandidieri (Forel, 1891)
   Carebara hannya (Terayama, 1996)
   Carebara hunanensis (Wu and Wang, 1995)
   Carebara inca Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara incerta (Santschi, 1919)
   Carebara incierta Santschi, 1923
   Carebara infima (Santschi, 1913)
   Carebara intermedia Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara jacobsoni (Forel, 1911)
   Carebara jeanneli (Santschi, 1913)
   Carebara jiangxiensis (Wu and Wang, 1995)
   Carebara junodi Forel, 1904
   Carebara khamiensis (Arnold, 1952)
   Carebara kofana Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara lamellifrons (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara langi Wheeler, W. M., 1922
   Carebara latro (Santschi, 1937)
   Carebara leei (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara lignata Westwood, 1840
   Carebara longiceps (Santschi, 1929)
   Carebara longii (Wheeler, W. M., 1903)
   Carebara lucida (Santschi, 1917)
   Carebara lusciosus (Wheeler, W. M., 1928)
   Carebara majeri Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara manni (Donisthorpe, 1941)
   Carebara mayri (Forel, 1901)
   Carebara menozzii (Ettershank, 1966)
   Carebara minima (Emery, 1900)
   Carebara minuta Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara mjobergi (Forel, 1915)
   Carebara nana (Santschi, 1919)
   Carebara nayana (Sheela and Narendran, 1997)
   Carebara norfolkensis (Donisthorpe, 1941)
   Carebara nosindambo (Forel, 1891)
   Carebara nuda Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara obtusidentus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara octata (Bolton and Belshaw, 1993)
   Carebara oertzeni (Forel, 1886)
   Carebara oertzeni_aeolia (Forel, 1911)
   Carebara oni (Terayama, 1996)
   Carebara osborni Wheeler, W. M., 1922
   Carebara overbecki (Viehmeyer, 1916)
   Carebara paeta (Santschi, 1937)
   Carebara panamensis (Wheeler, W. M., 1925)
   Carebara patrizii Menozzi, 1927
   Carebara paya Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara perpusilla (Emery, 1895)
   Carebara perpusilla_arnoldiana (Ettershank, 1966)
   Carebara perpusilla_concedens (Santschi, 1914)
   Carebara perpusilla_spinosa (Forel, 1907)
   Carebara peruviana (Emery, 1906)
   Carebara petulca (Wheeler, W. M., 1922)
   Carebara pilosa Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara pisinna (Bolton and Belshaw, 1993)
   Carebara polita (Santschi, 1914)
   Carebara polita_nicotianae (Arnold, 1948)
   Carebara polyphema (Wheeler, W. M., 1928)
   Carebara pseudolusciosus (Wu and Wang, 1995)
   Carebara punctata (Karavaiev, 1931)
   Carebara raja (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara rara (Bolton and Belshaw, 1993)
   Carebara rectidorsus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara reina Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara reticapitus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara reticulata Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara robertsoni (Bolton and Belshaw, 1993)
   Carebara rothneyi (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara rugata (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara santschii (Weber, 1943)
   Carebara sarasinorum (Emery, 1901)
   Carebara sarita (Bolton and Belshaw, 1993)
   Carebara satana (Karavaiev, 1935)
   Carebara sauteri (Forel, 1912)
   Carebara semilaevis (Mayr, 1901)
   Carebara semistriata Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara sicheli Mayr, 1862
   Carebara silvestrii Santschi, 1914
   Carebara simalurensis (Forel, 1915)
   Carebara similis (Mayr, 1862)
   Carebara sodalis (Emery, 1914)
   Carebara stenopterus (Kusnezov, 1952)
   Carebara striata Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara striatus (Xu, 2003)
   Carebara sublatra (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara subreptor (Emery, 1900)
   Carebara sudanensis (Weber, 1943)
   Carebara sudanica Santschi, 1933
   Carebara sundaica (Forel, 1913)
   Carebara tahitiensis (Wheeler, W. M., 1936)
   Carebara taiponica (Wheeler, W. M., 1928)
   Carebara taprobanae (Forel, 1911)
   Carebara tenua Fernandez, Fernando, 2004
   Carebara termitolestes (Wheeler, W. M., 1918)
   Carebara thoracica (Weber, 1950)
   Carebara traegaordhi (Santschi, 1914)
   Carebara ugandana (Santschi, 1923)
   Carebara urichi (Wheeler, W. M., 1922)
   Carebara vidua Smith F., 1858
   Carebara vidua_fur Santschi, 1928
   Carebara viehmeyeri (Mann, 1919)
   Carebara villiersi (Bernard, 1953)
   Carebara voeltzkowi (Forel, 1907)
   Carebara vorax (Santschi, 1914)
   Carebara weyeri (Karavaiev, 1930)
   Carebara wheeleri (Ettershank, 1966)
   Carebara wroughtonii (Forel, 1902)
   Carebara yamatonis (Terayama, 1996)

Updated: 2006-05-23 14:49:48

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