Kinds of Formicidae

World Ants
(Valid extant species)

Gary Alpert
Harvard University

Barry Bolton
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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

Technical support
Piotr Naskrecki

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
Eciton Latreille, 1804
   Eciton burchellii (Westwood, 1842)
   Eciton burchellii_cupiens Santschi, 1923
   Eciton burchellii_foreli Mayr, 1886
   Eciton burchellii_parvispinum Forel, 1899
   Eciton burchellii_urichi Forel, 1899
   Eciton drepanophorum Smith F., 1858
   Eciton dulcium Forel, 1912
   Eciton dulcium_crassinode Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton hamatum (Fabricius, 1782)
   Eciton jansoni Forel, 1912
   Eciton lucanoides Emery, 1894
   Eciton lucanoides_conquistador Weber, 1949
   Eciton mexicanum Roger, 1863
   Eciton mexicanum_argentinum Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton mexicanum_goianum Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton mexicanum_latidens Santschi, 1911
   Eciton mexicanum_moralum Santschi, 1923
   Eciton panamense Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton quadriglume (Haliday, 1836)
   Eciton rapax Smith F., 1855
   Eciton setigaster Borgmeier, 1953
   Eciton uncinatum Borgmeier, 1953
   Eciton vagans (Olivier, 1792)
   Eciton vagans_allognathum Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton vagans_angustatum Roger, 1863
   Eciton vagans_dispar Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton vagans_dubitatum Emery, 1896
   Eciton vagans_fur Borgmeier, 1955
   Eciton vagans_mutatum Borgmeier, 1955

Updated: 2016-02-11 22:48:41

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