Kinds of Formicidae

World Ants
(Valid extant species)

Gary Alpert
Harvard University
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom


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

Scientific name -- Other names
Rhytidoponera Mayr, 1862
   Rhytidoponera abdominalis Viehmeyer, 1912
   Rhytidoponera acanthoponeroides Viehmeyer, 1924
   Rhytidoponera aciculata (Smith F., 1858)
   Rhytidoponera aenescens Emery, 1900
   Rhytidoponera anceps Emery, 1898
   Rhytidoponera aquila Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera araneoides (Le Guillou, 1842)
   Rhytidoponera arborea Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera aspera (Roger, 1860)
   Rhytidoponera atropurpurea Emery, 1914
   Rhytidoponera aurata (Roger, 1861)
   Rhytidoponera barnardi Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera barretti Clark, 1941
   Rhytidoponera borealis Crawley, 1918
   Rhytidoponera carinata Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera celtinodis Wilson, 1958
   Rhytidoponera cerastes Crawley, 1925
   Rhytidoponera chalybaea Emery, 1901
   Rhytidoponera chnoopyx Brown, 1958
   Rhytidoponera clarki Donisthorpe, 1943
   Rhytidoponera confusa Ward, 1980
   Rhytidoponera convexa (Mayr, 1876)
   Rhytidoponera cornuta (Emery, 1895)
   Rhytidoponera crassinoda (Forel, 1907)
   Rhytidoponera cristata (Mayr, 1876)
   Rhytidoponera croesus Emery, 1901
   Rhytidoponera depilis Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera dubia Crawley, 1915
   Rhytidoponera enigmatica Ward, 1980
   Rhytidoponera eremita Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera ferruginea Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera flavicornis Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera flavipes (Clark, 1941)
   Rhytidoponera flindersi Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera foreli Crawley, 1918
   Rhytidoponera foveolata Crawley, 1925
   Rhytidoponera fulgens (Emery, 1883)
   Rhytidoponera fuliginosa Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera greavesi Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera gregoryi Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera haeckeli (Forel, 1910)
   Rhytidoponera hanieli Forel, 1913
   Rhytidoponera hilli Crawley, 1915
   Rhytidoponera impressa (Mayr, 1876)
   Rhytidoponera incisa Crawley, 1915
   Rhytidoponera inops Emery, 1900
   Rhytidoponera inornata Crawley, 1922
   Rhytidoponera insularis Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera koumensis Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera kurandensis Brown, 1958
   Rhytidoponera laciniosa Viehmeyer, 1912
   Rhytidoponera lamellinodis Santschi, 1919
   Rhytidoponera laticeps Forel, 1915
   Rhytidoponera levior Crawley, 1925
   Rhytidoponera litoralis Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera luteipes Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera maledicta Forel, 1915
   Rhytidoponera maniae (Forel, 1900)
   Rhytidoponera mayri (Emery, 1883)
   Rhytidoponera metallica (Smith F., 1858)
   Rhytidoponera micans Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera mimica Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera mirabilis Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera nexa Stitz, 1912
   Rhytidoponera nitida Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera nitidiventris Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera nodifera (Emery, 1895)
   Rhytidoponera nudata (Mayr, 1876)
   Rhytidoponera numeensis (Andre, 1889)
   Rhytidoponera opaciventris Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera peninsularis Brown, 1958
   Rhytidoponera pilosula Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera pulchella (Emery, 1883)
   Rhytidoponera punctata (Smith F., 1858)
   Rhytidoponera punctigera Crawley, 1925
   Rhytidoponera punctiventris (Forel, 1900)
   Rhytidoponera purpurea (Emery, 1887)
   Rhytidoponera reflexa Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera reticulata (Forel, 1893)
   Rhytidoponera rotundiceps Viehmeyer, 1914
   Rhytidoponera rufescens (Forel, 1900)
   Rhytidoponera rufithorax Clark, 1941
   Rhytidoponera rufiventris Forel, 1915
   Rhytidoponera rufonigra Clark, 1936
   Rhytidoponera scaberrima (Emery, 1895)
   Rhytidoponera scabra (Mayr, 1876)
   Rhytidoponera scabrior Crawley, 1925
   Rhytidoponera socra (Forel, 1894)
   Rhytidoponera spoliata (Emery, 1895)
   Rhytidoponera strigosa (Emery, 1887)
   Rhytidoponera subcyanea Emery, 1897
   Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis Emery, 1898
   Rhytidoponera taurus (Forel, 1910)
   Rhytidoponera tenuis (Forel, 1900)
   Rhytidoponera terrestris Ward, 1984
   Rhytidoponera trachypyx Brown, 1958
   Rhytidoponera turneri (Forel, 1910)
   Rhytidoponera tyloxys Brown and Douglas, 1958
   Rhytidoponera versicolor Brown, 1958
   Rhytidoponera victoriae (Andre, 1896)
   Rhytidoponera violacea (Forel, 1907)
   Rhytidoponera viridis (Clark, 1941)
   Rhytidoponera wilsoni Brown, 1958
   Rhytidoponera yorkensis Forel, 1915

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

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