Kinds of Formicidae

World Ants
(Valid extant species)

Gary Alpert
Harvard University
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Barry Bolton
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
Vollenhovia Mayr, 1865
   Vollenhovia amamiana Terayama and Kinomura, 1997
   Vollenhovia ambitiosa Menozzi, 1925
   Vollenhovia banksi Forel, 1910
   Vollenhovia banksi_kucingensis Wheeler, W. M., 1919
   Vollenhovia benzai Terayama and Kinomura, 1997
   Vollenhovia brachycera Emery, 1914
   Vollenhovia brevicornis (Emery, 1893)
   Vollenhovia brevicornis_minuta Viehmeyer, 1916
   Vollenhovia brunnea Donisthorpe, 1947
   Vollenhovia butteli Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia butteli_jacobsoni Forel, 1915
   Vollenhovia butteli_seeliebi Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia cristata (Stitz, 1938)
   Vollenhovia dentata Mann, 1919
   Vollenhovia dentata_marginata Mann, 1919
   Vollenhovia denticulata Emery, 1914
   Vollenhovia duodecimalis Donisthorpe, 1948
   Vollenhovia elysii Mann, 1919
   Vollenhovia emeryi Wheeler, W. M., 1906
   Vollenhovia emeryi_chosenica Wheeler, W. M., 1928
   Vollenhovia escherichi Forel, 1911
   Vollenhovia foveaceps Mann, 1919
   Vollenhovia fridae Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia hewitti Wheeler, W. M., 1919
   Vollenhovia irenea (Donisthorpe, 1947)
   Vollenhovia loboii Mann, 1919
   Vollenhovia longicephala (Terayama and Yamane, 1991)
   Vollenhovia longiceps Emery, 1893
   Vollenhovia luctuosa (Stitz, 1938)
   Vollenhovia luctuosa_major (Stitz, 1938)
   Vollenhovia modiglianii Emery, 1900
   Vollenhovia moesta (Smith F., 1863)
   Vollenhovia nipponica Kinomura and Yamauchi, 1992
   Vollenhovia nitida (Smith F., 1860)
   Vollenhovia novobritainae (Donisthorpe, 1948)
   Vollenhovia oblonga (Smith F., 1860)
   Vollenhovia oblonga_alluaudi Emery, 1894
   Vollenhovia oblonga_bandarensis Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia oblonga_dispar Forel, 1910
   Vollenhovia oblonga_laevithorax Emery, 1889
   Vollenhovia oblonga_pedestris (Smith F., 1861)
   Vollenhovia oblonga_rufescens Emery, 1894
   Vollenhovia okinawana Terayama and Kinomura, 1997
   Vollenhovia opacinoda Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia overbecki Viehmeyer, 1916
   Vollenhovia pacifica Wilson and Taylor, 1967
   Vollenhovia papuana Viehmeyer, 1914
   Vollenhovia penetrans (Smith F., 1857)
   Vollenhovia pertinax (Smith F., 1861)
   Vollenhovia piroskae Forel, 1912
   Vollenhovia piroskae_ngoko Forel, 1912
   Vollenhovia piroskae_taipingensis Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia punctata Viehmeyer, 1914
   Vollenhovia punctatostriata Mayr, 1865
   Vollenhovia pyrrhoria Wu and Xiao, 1989
   Vollenhovia rufipes Donisthorpe, 1949
   Vollenhovia rufiventris Forel, 1901
   Vollenhovia rufiventris_simalurana Forel, 1915
   Vollenhovia sakishimana Terayama and Kinomura, 1997
   Vollenhovia samoensis Mayr, 1876
   Vollenhovia satoi Santschi, 1937
   Vollenhovia simoides Emery, 1897
   Vollenhovia soleaferrea Donisthorpe, 1942
   Vollenhovia subtilis Emery, 1887
   Vollenhovia subtilis_affinis Emery, 1887
   Vollenhovia subtilis_magna Viehmeyer, 1914
   Vollenhovia subtilis_nigrescens Forel, 1913
   Vollenhovia umbilicata Donisthorpe, 1941
   Vollenhovia undecimalis Donisthorpe, 1948
   Vollenhovia yambaru Terayama, 1999

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

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