Kinds of Formicidae

World Ants
(Valid extant species)

Gary Alpert
Harvard University
Gary_Alpert@harvard.edu

Barry Bolton
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom


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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
Iridomyrmex Mayr, 1862
   Iridomyrmex agilis Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex albitarsus Wheeler, W. M., 1927
   Iridomyrmex anceps (Roger, 1863)
   Iridomyrmex anceps_ignobilis Mann, 1921
   Iridomyrmex anceps_sikkimensis Forel, 1904
   Iridomyrmex anceps_watsonii Forel, 1895
   Iridomyrmex anderseni Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex angusticeps Forel, 1901
   Iridomyrmex anteroinclinus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex argutus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex bicknelli Emery, 1898
   Iridomyrmex bicknelli_azureus Viehmeyer, 1914
   Iridomyrmex bicknelli_brunneus Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex bicknelli_formosae Forel, 1912
   Iridomyrmex bicknelli_lueus Forel, 1915
   Iridomyrmex bicknelli_splendidus Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex bigi Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex breviantennis (Theobald, 1937)
   Iridomyrmex butteli (Forel, 1913)
   Iridomyrmex calvus Emery, 1914
   Iridomyrmex cappoinclinus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex cephaloinclinus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex chasei Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex chasei_concolor Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex chasei_yalgooensis Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex conifer Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex cyaneus Wheeler, W. M., 1915
   Iridomyrmex discors Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex dromus Clark, 1938
   Iridomyrmex emeryi Crawley, 1918
   Iridomyrmex exsanguis Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex extensus Emery, 1887
   Iridomyrmex galbanus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex gracilis (Lowne, 1865)
   Iridomyrmex gracilis_fusciventris Forel, 1913
   Iridomyrmex gracilis_mayri Forel, 1915
   Iridomyrmex gracilis_minor Forel, 1915
   Iridomyrmex gracilis_rubriceps Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex gracilis_spurcus Wheeler, W. M., 1915
   Iridomyrmex greensladei Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex hartmeyeri Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex hesperus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex innocens Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex krakatauae Wheeler, W. M., 1924
   Iridomyrmex latifrons Karavaiev, 1933
   Iridomyrmex lividus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex mattiroloi Emery, 1898
   Iridomyrmex mattiroloi_continentis Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex mattiroloi_parcens Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex mattiroloi_splendens Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex meinerti Forel, 1901
   Iridomyrmex mimulus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex mjobergi Forel, 1915
   Iridomyrmex notialis Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex obscurans Carpenter, 1930
   Iridomyrmex obscurior Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex obscurus Crawley, 1921
   Iridomyrmex obsidianus Emery, 1914
   Iridomyrmex occiduus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex prismatis Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex purpureus (Smith F., 1858)
   Iridomyrmex reburrus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex rufoinclinus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Lowne, 1865)
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_domesticus Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_incertus Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_metallescens Emery, 1893
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_pallidus Forel, 1901
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_septentrionalis Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_suchieri Forel, 1907
   Iridomyrmex rufoniger_victorianus Forel, 1902
   Iridomyrmex sanguineus Forel, 1910
   Iridomyrmex setoconus Shattuck, 1998
   Iridomyrmex spadius Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex spodipilus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex turbineus Shattuck, 1998
   Iridomyrmex variscapus Shattuck, 1993
   Iridomyrmex vicinus Clark, 1934
   Iridomyrmex viridiaeneus Viehmeyer, 1914
   Iridomyrmex viridigaster Clark, 1941
   Iridomyrmex wingi Donisthorpe, 1949

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

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