FormicinaSwainson & Shuckard, 1840junior synonym of current valid taxon Formica
Formicina Swainson & Shuckard, 1840Swainson, W.; Shuckard, W. E. 1840. On the history and natural arrangement of insects. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longman's, 406 pp. [1840-12]External_link: 172. Type-species: Formica rufa, by subsequent designation of Wheeler, 1911gWheeler, W. M. 1911g. A list of the type species of the genera and subgenera of Formicidae. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 21:157-175. [1911-10-17] PDFExternal_link: 164. AntWeb AntWiki
[Type-species not Formica flava, unjustified subsequent designation by Emery, 1916bEmery, C. 1916b. Formiche d'Italia nuove o critiche. Rendiconti delle Sessioni della Reale Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna. Classe di Scienze Fisiche (n.s.)20:53-66. [1916]External_link: 61 (footnote); repeated by Emery, 1916aEmery, C. 1916a ("1915"). Fauna entomologica italiana. I. Hymenoptera.-Formicidae. Bullettino della Società Entomologica Italiana 47:79-275. [1916-11-30] PDFExternal_link: 239 and Wheeler, 1916oWheeler, W. M. 1916o. Questions of nomenclature connected with the ant genus Lasius and its subgenera. Psyche (Cambridge) 23:168-173. [1916-12] PDFExternal_link: 170.]. Formicina in Camponotinae, Formicini: Forel, 1917Forel, A. 1917. Cadre synoptique actuel de la faune universelle des fourmis. Bulletin de la Société Vaudoise des Sciences Naturelles 51:229-253. [1917-03-08] PDFExternal_link: 249. Formicina as genus: Emery, 1916bEmery, C. 1916b. Formiche d'Italia nuove o critiche. Rendiconti delle Sessioni della Reale Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna. Classe di Scienze Fisiche (n.s.)20:53-66. [1916]External_link: 61; Emery, 1916aEmery, C. 1916a ("1915"). Fauna entomologica italiana. I. Hymenoptera.-Formicidae. Bullettino della Società Entomologica Italiana 47:79-275. [1916-11-30] PDFExternal_link: 239; Forel, 1917Forel, A. 1917. Cadre synoptique actuel de la faune universelle des fourmis. Bulletin de la Société Vaudoise des Sciences Naturelles 51:229-253. [1917-03-08] PDFExternal_link: 249; Bondroit, 1918Bondroit, J. 1918. Les fourmis de France et de Belgique. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 87:1-174. [1918-12-24] PDFExternal_link: 19. Formicina as subgenus of Lasius: Wheeler, 1916oWheeler, W. M. 1916o. Questions of nomenclature connected with the ant genus Lasius and its subgenera. Psyche (Cambridge) 23:168-173. [1916-12] PDFExternal_link: 172. Formicina as junior synonym of Lasius: Emery, 1925dEmery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183:1-302. [1925-12-31] PDFExternal_link: 226; Brown, 1973bBrown, W. L., Jr. 1973b. A comparison of the Hylean and Congo-West African rain forest ant faunas. Pp. 161-185 in: Meggers, B. J.; Ayensu, E. S.; Duckworth, W. D. (eds.) 1973. Tropical forest ecosystems in Africa and South America: a comparative review. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, viii + 350 pp. [1973-01] PDFExternal_link}: 180. Formicina as junior synonym of Acanthomyops: Donisthorpe, 1927cDonisthorpe, H. 1927c. British ants, their life history and classification (2nd edn.). London: G. Routledge and Sons, xvi + 436 pp. [1927]External_link: 209. Formicina as junior synonym of Formica: Wheeler, 1911cWheeler, W. M. 1911c. Three formicid names which have been overlooked. Science (New York) (n.s.)33:858-860. [1911-06-02] PDFExternal_link: 860; Wheeler, 1911gWheeler, W. M. 1911g. A list of the type species of the genera and subgenera of Formicidae. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 21:157-175. [1911-10-17] PDFExternal_link: 164; Donisthorpe, 1943gDonisthorpe, H. 1943g. A list of the type-species of the genera and subgenera of the Formicidae. [part]. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11)10:617-688. [1943-09]External_link: 646; Agosti, 1994bAgosti, D. 1994b. The phylogeny of the ant tribe Formicini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with the description of a new genus. Systematic Entomology 19:93-117. [1994-08-01] PDFExternal_link: 106; Bolton, 1994Bolton, B. 1994. Identification guide to the ant genera of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 222 pp. [1994-07-25]External_link: 50. [Formica and Formicina share the same type-species, synonymy is therefore absolute.].
Genera
Acantholepis Euprenolepis Ovalicapito
Acropyga Eurytarsites Ovaligastrula
Acrostigma Forelophilus Overbeckia
Adformica Formica Paleosminthurus
Agraulomyrmex Formicina Paraformica
Alloformica Fushuniformica Paraparatrechina
Anacantholepis Gesomyrmex Paraplagiolepis
Andragnathus Gigantiops Paratrechina
Anoplolepis Glaphyromyrmex Petalomyrmex
Aphomomyrmex Hagiostigmacros Phasmomyrmex
Aporomyrmex Hincksidris Plagiolepis
Atopodon Huaxiaformica Polyergus
Bajcaridris Iberoformica Polyrhachis
Baroniurbania Imhoffia Prenolepis
Brachymyrmex Kyromyrma Prodimorphomyrmex
Bregmatomyrma Lasiophanes Proformica
Bryscha Lasius Prolasius
Calomyrmex Lepisiota Protoformica
Camponotites Leptogasteritus Protrechina
Camponotites Leucotaphus Pseudocamponotus
Camponotus Liaoformica Pseudolasius
Campostigmacros Longiformica Pseudonotoncus
Cataglyphis Machaeromyrma Pseudostigmacros
Cataglyphoides Magnogasterites Raptiformica
Chapmanella Malacomyrma Rhizomyrma
Chariostigmacros Melophorus Rhopalomyrmex
Chimaeromyrma Mesanoplolepis Rossomyrmex
Cladomyrma Mesoxena Santschiella
Conoformica Monocombus Serviformica
Coptoformica Myrmecocystus Shanwangella
Curtipalpulus Myrmecopsis Sicilomyrmex
Cyrtostigmacros Myrmecorhynchus Sinoformica
Decamera Myrmelachista Sinotenuicapito
Dimorphomyrmex Myrmoteras Stigmacros
Diodontolepis Neaphomus Tapinolepis
Donisthorpea Neoformica Teratomyrmex
Drymomyrmex Nesolasius Trichomelophorus
Echinopla Notoncus Tylolasius
Endiodioctes Notostigma Wilsonia
Eoleptocerites Nylanderia Zatania
Eomonocombus Oecophylla Zealleyella
Eremnocystus Opisthopsis
Erimelophorus Orbicapitia

†fossil valid synonym subspecies unidentifiable/excluded from Formicidae unavailable/nomen nudum homonym original combination View full key