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 Orbicapitia
Acropyga Eurytarsites Ovalicapito
Acrostigma Forelophilus Ovaligastrula
Adformica Formica Overbeckia
Agraulomyrmex Formicina Palaeosminthurus
Alloformica Fushuniformica Paraformica
Anacantholepis Gesomyrmex Paraparatrechina
Andragnathus Gigantiops Paraplagiolepis
Anoplolepis Glaphyromyrmex Paratrechina
Aphomomyrmex Hagiostigmacros Petalomyrmex
Aporomyrmex Heeridris Phasmomyrmex
Atopodon Hincksidris Plagiolepis
Bajcaridris Huaxiaformica Polyergus
Baroniurbania Iberoformica Polyrhachis
Brachymyrmex Imhoffia Prenolepis
Bregmatomyrma Kyromyrma Prodimorphomyrmex
Bryscha Lasiophanes Proformica
Calomyrmex Lasius Prolasius
Camponotites Lepisiota Protoformica
Camponotites Leptogasteritus Protrechina
Camponotus Leucotaphus Pseudocamponotus
Campostigmacros Liaoformica Pseudolasius
Cataglyphis Longiformica Pseudonotoncus
Cataglyphoides Machaeromyrma Pseudostigmacros
Chapmanella Magnogasterites Raptiformica
Chariostigmacros Malacomyrma Rhizomyrma
Chimaeromyrma Melophorus Rhopalomyrmex
Cladomyrma Mesanoplolepis Rossomyrmex
Conoformica Mesoxena Santschiella
Coptoformica Monocombus Serviformica
Curtipalpulus Myrmecocystus Shanwangella
Cyrtostigmacros Myrmecopsis Sicilomyrmex
Decamera Myrmecorhynchus Sinoformica
Dimorphomyrmex Myrmelachista Sinotenuicapito
Diodontolepis Myrmoteras Stigmacros
Donisthorpea Neaphomus Tapinolepis
Drymomyrmex Neoformica Teratomyrmex
Echinopla Nesolasius Trichomelophorus
Endiodioctes Notoncus Tylolasius
Eoleptocerites Notostigma Wilsonia
Eomonocombus Nylanderia Zatania
Eremnocystus Oecophylla Zealleyella
Erimelophorus Opisthopsis

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