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
Lasius Fabricius, 1804
   Lasius alienoflavus Bingham, 1903
   Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)
   Lasius atopus Cole, 1958
   Lasius austriacus Schlick- Steiner, 2003
   Lasius balcanicus Seifert, 1988
   Lasius bicornis (Foerster, 1850)
   Lasius breviscapus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)
   Lasius brunneus_emarginatobrunneus Ruzsky, 1902
   Lasius buccatus Starcke, 1942
   Lasius capitatus (Kuznetsov- Ugamsky, 1927)
   Lasius carniolicus Mayr, 1861
   Lasius cinereus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius citrinus Emery, 1922
   Lasius coloratus Santschi, 1937
   Lasius crinitus (Smith F., 1858)
   Lasius crypticus Wilson, 1955
   Lasius distinguendus (Emery, 1916)
   Lasius draco Collingwood, 1982
   Lasius emarginatus (Olivier, 1792)
   Lasius fallax Wilson, 1955
   Lasius flavescens Forel, 1904
   Lasius flavoniger Seifert, 1992
   Lasius flavus (Fabricius, 1782)
   Lasius fuliginosus (Latreille, 1798)
   Lasius gebaueri Seifert, 1992
   Lasius grandis Forel, 1909
   Lasius hayashi Yamauchi and Hayashida, 1970
   Lasius hikosanus Yamauchi, 1979
   Lasius himalayanus. Bingham, 1903
   Lasius hirsutus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius humilis Wheeler, W. M., 1917
   Lasius japonicus Santschi, 1941
   Lasius jensi Seifert, 1982
   Lasius jensi_longiceps Seifert, 1988
   Lasius karpinisi Seifert, 1992
   Lasius koreanus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius lasioides (Emery, 1869)
   Lasius lawarai Seifert, 1992
   Lasius longicirrus Chang and He, 2002
   Lasius magnus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius meridionalis (Bondroit, 1920)
   Lasius mikir Collingwood, 1982
   Lasius minutus Emery, 1893
   Lasius mixtus (Nylander, 1846)
   Lasius morisitai Yamauchi, 1979
   Lasius myops Forel, 1894
   Lasius myrmidon Mei, 1998
   Lasius nearcticus Wheeler, W. M., 1906
   Lasius neglectus Van Loon Boomsma and Andrasfalvy, 1990
   Lasius neoniger Emery, 1893
   Lasius nevadensis Cole, 1956
   Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Lasius niger_pinetorum Ruzsky, 1907
   Lasius nigrescens Stitz, 1930
   Lasius nipponensis Forel, 1912
   Lasius nitidigaster Seifert, 1996
   Lasius obscuratus Stitz, 1930
   Lasius pallitarsus (Provancher, , 1881)
   Lasius paralienus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius piliferus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius platythorax Seifert, 1991
   Lasius productus Wilson, 1955
   Lasius przewalskii Ruzsky, 1915
   Lasius psammophilus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius rabaudi (Bondroit, 1917)
   Lasius reginae Faber, 1967
   Lasius sabularum (Bondroit, 1918)
   Lasius sakagamii Yamauchi and Hayashida, 1970
   Lasius schaeferi Seifert, 1992
   Lasius schulzi Seifert, 1992
   Lasius sitiens Wilson, 1955
   Lasius sonobei Yamauchi, 1979
   Lasius spathepus Wheeler, W. M., 1910
   Lasius speculiventris Emery, 1893
   Lasius subumbratus Viereck, 1903
   Lasius talpa Wilson, 1955
   Lasius tebessae Seifert, 1992
   Lasius teranishii Wheeler, W. M., 1928
   Lasius truncatus Zhang, 1989
   Lasius turcicus Santschi, 1921
   Lasius umbratus (Nylander, 1846)
   Lasius uzbeki Seifert, 1992
   Lasius vestitus Wheeler, W. M., 1910
   Lasius viehmeyeri Emery, 1922
   Lasius wittmeri Seifert, 1992
   Lasius xerophilus Mac Kay, 1994

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

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