TetramoriumMayr, 1855valid

547 valid species (86 synonyms, 10 homonyms, 6 unavailable), 22 valid subspecies (124 synonyms, 2 homonyms, 39 unavailable)

Tetramorium Mayr, 1855Mayr, G. 1855. Formicina austriaca. Beschreibung der bisher im österreichischen Kaiserstaate aufgefundenen Ameisen, nebst Hinzufügung jener in Deutschland, in der Schweiz und in Italien vorkommenden Arten. Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Vereins in Wien 5:273-478. [1855] PDFExternal_link: 423 . Type-species: Formica caespitum, by subsequent designation of Girard, 1879Girard, M. 1879. Traité élémentaire d'entomologie. Volume 2. Paris: Librairie J.-B. Baillière et Fils, 1028 pp. [1879]External_link: 1016. AntWeb AntWiki
Tetramorium in Myrmicidae, Myrmicidae: Emery, 1877bEmery, C. 1877b. Saggio di un ordinamento naturale dei Mirmicidei, e considerazioni sulla filogenesi delle formiche. Bullettino della Società Entomologica Italiana 9:67-83. [1877-03] PDFExternal_link: 81. Tetramorium in Myrmicinae: Mayr, 1855Mayr, G. 1855. Formicina austriaca. Beschreibung der bisher im österreichischen Kaiserstaate aufgefundenen Ameisen, nebst Hinzufügung jener in Deutschland, in der Schweiz und in Italien vorkommenden Arten. Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Vereins in Wien 5:273-478. [1855] PDFExternal_link: 423 [Myrmicidae]; Mayr, 1861Mayr, G. 1861. Die europäischen Formiciden. Nach der analytischen Methode bearbeitet. Wien: C. Gerolds Sohn, 80 pp. [1861] PDFExternal_link: 61 [Myrmicidae]; Mayr, 1865Mayr, G. 1865. Formicidae. In: Novara Expedition 1865. Reise der Österreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859. Zoologischer Theil. Bd. II. Abt. 1. Wien: K. Gerold's Sohn, 119 pp. [1865-12-14]External_link: 20 [Myrmicidae]; Emery & Forel, 1879a: 457 [Myrmicidae]; Dalla Torre, 1893Dalla Torre, K. W. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. [1893] PDFExternal_link}: 130. Tetramorium in Myrmicinae, Myrmicini: Forel, 1895bForel, A. 1895b. A fauna das formigas do Brazil. Boletim do Museu Paraense de Historia Natural e Ethnographia 1:89-139. [1895-04] PDFExternal_link: 125; Forel, 1899bForel, A. 1899b. Formicidae. Dummy reference. Biologia Centrali-Americana Hym 3:169.External_link: 52; Kusnezov, 1964Kusnezov, N. 1964 ("1963"). Zoogeografía de las hormigas en Sudamérica. Acta Zoologica Lilloana 19:25-186. [1964-06-10] PDFExternal_link: 57 (anachronism). Tetramorium in Myrmicinae, Tetramoriini: Emery, 1895lEmery, C. 1895l. Die Gattung Dorylus Fab. und die systematische Eintheilung der Formiciden. Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 8:685-778. [1895-10-18] PDFExternal_link: 770; Ashmead, 1905cAshmead, W. H. 1905c. A skeleton of a new arrangement of the families, subfamilies, tribes and genera of the ants, or the superfamily Formicoidea. Canadian Entomologist 37:381-384. [1905-11-01] PDFExternal_link: 383; Wheeler, 1910aWheeler, W. M. 1910a. Ants: their structure, development and behavior. New York: Columbia University Press, xxv + 663 pp. [1910-03]External_link: 141; Emery, 1914eEmery, C. 1914e. Intorno alla classificazione dei Myrmicinae. Rendiconti delle Sessioni della Reale Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna. Classe di Scienze Fisiche (n.s.)18:29-42. [1914]External_link: 42; Arnold, 1917Arnold, G. 1917. A monograph of the Formicidae of South Africa. Part III. Myrmicinae. Annals of the South African Museum 14:271-402. [1917-08-09] PDFExternal_link: 271; 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: 245; Wheeler, 1922Wheeler, W. M. 1922. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. New York: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 1139.External_link: 664; Emery, 1924fEmery, C. 1924f ("1922"). Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C:207-397. [1924-06-24]External_link: 275; all subsequent authors.
Genus Tetramorium references
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Hymenoptera.-Formicidae. Bullettino della Società Entomologica Italiana 47:79-275. [1916-11-30] PDFExternal_link: 195 (Italy species key); Arnold, 1917Arnold, G. 1917. A monograph of the Formicidae of South Africa. Part III. Myrmicinae. Annals of the South African Museum 14:271-402. [1917-08-09] PDFExternal_link: 271, 275, 334, 345 (diagnosis, South Africa Tetramorium (Tetramorium), Tetramorium (Triglyphothrix), Tetramorium (Xiphomyrmex) species keys); 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: 106 (France & Belgium species key); Mann, 1919Mann, W. M. 1919. The ants of the British Solomon Islands. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 63:273-391. [1919-12] PDFExternal_link: 353 (Papuasia Triglyphothrix species key); Wheeler, 1922Wheeler, W. M. 1922. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. New York: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 1139.External_link: 187, 190, 193, 196 (Macromischoides, Tetramorium, Xiphomyrmex, Triglyphothrix diagnoses); Wheeler, 1922Wheeler, W. M. 1922. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. New York: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 1139.External_link: 886, 889, 893, 906, 909 (Afrotropical Atopula, Macromischoides, Tetramorium, Xiphomyrmex, Triglyphothrix catalogues); Wheeler, 1922Wheeler, W. M. 1922. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. New York: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 1139.External_link: 1030, 1031, 1032 (Malagasy Tetramorium, Xiphomyrmex, Triglyphothrix catalogues); Emery, 1924fEmery, C. 1924f ("1922"). Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. Genera Insectorum 174C:207-397. [1924-06-24]External_link: 242 (Atopula diagnosis, catalogue); Emery, 1924fEmery, C. 1924f ("1922"). Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [concl.]. 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Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 12:49-113. [1933-06-15] PDFExternal_link: 74 (Israel species key); Finzi, 1936Finzi, B. 1936. Risultati scientifici della spedizione di S. A. S. il Principe Alessandro della Torre e Tasso nell'Egitto e peninsola del Sinai. XI. Formiche. Bulletin. Société Entomologique d'Egypte 20:155-210. [1936-12-28] PDFExternal_link: 183 (Egypt species key); Smith, 1938aSmith, M. R. 1938a. A study of the North American ants of the genus Xiphomyrmex Forel. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 28:126-130. [1938-03-15] PDFExternal_link: 127 (North America Xiphomyrmex species key); Kratochvíl, 1941bKratochvíl, J. 1941b. [Untitled. New subgenera of Tetramorium, and a new subspecies, Tetramorium ferox silhavyi, attributed to Kratochvíl.]. P. 84 in: Novák, V.; Sadil, J. 1941. Klíc k urcování mravencu strední Evropy se zvlástním zretelem k mravencí zvírene Cech a Moravy. Entomologické Listy 4:65-115. 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Genera
Acalama Erebomyrma Oxyopomyrmex
Acanthidris Eriopheidole Paedalgus
Acanthognathus Eucryptocerus Palaeatta
Acanthomyrmex Euophthalma Paracrema
Acidomyrmex Eurhopalothrix Paracryptocerus
Acrocoelia Eutetramorium Parameranoplus
Acromyrmex Exocryptocerus Paramycetophylax
Acrostigma Fallomyrma Paramyrmica
Adelomyrmex Forelifidis Paranamyrma
Adlerzia Forelomyrmex Paraphacota
Aeromyrma Formicoxenus Paraphaenogaster
Afromyrma Formosimyrma Parapheidole
Afroxyidris Fushunomyrmex Paratopula
Alistruma Gallardomyrma Parholcomyrmex
Allomerus Gauromyrmex Parvimyrma
Allopheidole Geognomicus Pentastruma
Amauromyrmex Glamyromyrmex Perissomyrmex
Ancyridris Glyptomyrmex Peronomyrmex
Aneleus Goaligongidris Phacota
Anergates Goniomma Phalacromyrmex
Anergatides Goniothorax Pharaophanes
Anillomyrma Granisolenopsis Pheidolacanthinus
Anisopheidole Gymnomyrmex Pheidole
Antichthonidris Hagioxenus Pheidologeton
Antillaemyrmex Harnedia Phidola
Aphaenogaster Harpagoxenus Phidole
Apomyrmex Hendecapheidole Phidologeton
Apsychomyrmex Hendecatella Physatta
Apterostigma Heptacondylus Physocrema
Aratromyrmex Heptastruma Pilotrochus
Archaeomyrmex Hercynia Planimyrma
Archeatta Heteromyrmex Platystruma
Arctomyrmex Heteromyrmex Plesiomyrmex
Arnoldidris Hexadaceton Podomyrma
Asemorhoptrum Holcomyrmex Poecilomyrma
Asketogenys Huberia Pogonomyrmex
Aspididris Hylidris Polyhomoa
Atopogyne Hylomyrma Pristomyrmex
Atopomyrmex Hypocryptocerus Proatta
Atopula Hypopomyrmex Procryptocerus
Atta Icothorax Prodicroaspis
Attaichnus Idrisella Promeranoplus
Attomyrma Ilemomyrmex Promyrma
Attopsis Indomyrma Propodilobus
Austromorium Ireneella Propodomyrma
Baracidris Ireneidris Proscopomyrmex
Bariamyrma Ireneopone Prosopidris
Basiceros Irogera Protalaridris
Bilobomyrma Ischnomyrmex Protholcomyrmex
Bisolenopsis Ishakidris Protomognathus
Blepharidatta Isolcomyrmex Protomyrmica
Boltonidris Isopheidole Pseudoatta
Bondroitia Janetia Pseudopodomyrma
Borgmeierita Kalathomyrmex Pyramica
Brachytarsites Kartidris Quadristruma
Brownidris Kempfidris Quadrulicapito
Bruchomyrma Kyidris Quineangulicapito
Brunella Labauchena Recurvidris
Calyptomyrmex Labidogenys Rhopalomastix
Cardiocondyla Lachnomyrmex Rhopalothrix
Cardiopheidole Lampromyrmex Rhoptromyrmex
Carebara Laparomyrmex Rogeria
Carebarella Lasiomyrma Romblonella
Carebarelloides Lecanomyrma Rostromyrmex
Cataulacus Lenomyrmex Rotastruma
Caulomyrma Leonomyrma Royidris
Cephalomorium Leptomyrma Schizopelta
Cephalomyrmex Leptothorax Scrobopheidole
Cephalotes Lilidris Secostruma
Cephaloxys Limnomyrmex Sericomyrmex
Cepobroticus Liomyrmex Serrastruma
Ceratobasis Lobomyrmex Sifolinia
Ceratopheidole Lonchomyrmex Sinaphaenogaster
Chalepoxenus Loncyda Sinomyrmex
Chelaner Lophomyrmex Smithistruma
Chelystruma Lordomyrma Solenomyrma
Chimaeridris Lundella Solenops
Cladarogenys Machomyrma Solenopsis
Clarkistruma Macromischa Solenopsites
Clavipetiola Macromischoides Sommimyrma
Codiomyrmex Macropheidole Spelaeomyrmex
Codioxenus Malagidris Sphaerocrema
Colobocrema Manica Sphaerogasterites
Colobostruma Martia Sporocleptes
Conothoracoides Mayriella Stegomyrmex
Conothorax Megalomyrmex Stegopheidole
Corynomyrmex Meia Stenamma
Crateropsis Melissotarsus Stenothorax
Cratomyrmex Meranoplus Stereomyrmex
Creightonidris Mesomyrma Stigmomyrmex
Crematogaster Mesostruma Stiphromyrmex
Croesomyrmex Messor Strongylognathus
Cryptocerus Metapone Strumigenys
Cryptomyrmex Miccostruma Syllophopsis
Cyathocephalus Microdaceton Symbiomyrma
Cyathomyrmex Miosolenopsis Symmyrmica
Cyatta Mitara Sympheidole
Cyphoidris Monomorium Synsolenopsis
Cyphomannia Mycetagroicus Talaridris
Cyphomyrmex Mycetarotes Teleutomyrmex
Dacatria Mycetophylax Temnothorax
Dacetinops Mycetosoritis Terataner
Daceton Mychothorax Tetheamyrma
Dacetum Mycocepurus Tetramorium
Dacryon Myrafant Tetramyrma
Decacrema Myrmammophilus Tetrogmus
Decamorium Myrmecina Theryella
Decapheidole Myrmecinella Tingimyrmex
Deromyrma Myrmecites Tomognathus
Descolemyrma Myrmetaerus Trachymyrmex
Diagyne Myrmica Trachypheidole
Diaphoromyrma Myrmicaria Tranetera
Dichothorax Myrmicites Tranopelta
Dicroaspis Myrmicocrypta Trichomyrmex
Dilobocondyla Myrmisaraka Trichoscapa
Diplomorium Myrmoxenus Tricytarus
Diplorhoptrum Myrmus Triglyphothrix
Dodecamyrmica Nematocrema Trigonogaster
Dodous Neoatta Tropidomyrmex
Dolopomyrmex Neoblepharidatta Tyrannomyrmex
Dorisidris Neomyrma Veromessor
Doronomyrmex Neostruma Vitsika
Dorothea Nesomyrmex Vollenhovenia
Dyclona Nimbamyrma Vollenhovia
Dyomorium Nothidris Vombisidris
Dysedrognathus Nothomyrmica Wasmannia
Elasmopheidole Notomyrmex Weberidris
Electromyrmex Novomessor Weberistruma
Electropheidole Nystalomyrma Wessonistruma
Emeryia Ochetomyrmex Wheeleria
Eneria Octella Wheeleriella
Enneamerus Octostruma Wheelerimyrmex
Eocenidris Ocymyrmex Willowsiella
Eocenomyrma Odontomyrmex Wumyrmex
Eomyrmex Oecodoma Xenhyboma
Epelysidris Oecophthora Xenoaphaenogaster
Ephebomyrmex Oedaleocerus Xenometra
Epiatta Oligomyrmex Xenomyrmex
Epimyrma Orbigastrula Xeromyrmex
Epipheidole Orectognathus Xiphocrema
Epitritus Oreomyrma Xiphomyrmex
Epixenus Otomyrmex Zacryptocerus
Epoecus Oxyepoecus Zhangidris
Epopostruma Oxygyne
Equestrimessor Oxyidris
Species
abdominalis geminatum perlongum
aciculatum georgei persignatum
aculeatum gestroi perspicax
acutiseta ghindanum petersi
adamsi gilgamesh petiolatum
adelphon glabratum peutli
adpressum gladiator phasias
aegeum gladiator philippwagneri
aequa gladius pialtum
africanum gladstonei picta
agile gollum pilosum
agnum goniommoide pinnipilum
aherni gracile placidum
akengense grandinode plana
akermani granulatum platonis
akermani grassii platynode
ala gregori pleganon
algoa grootensis plesiarum
alperti guancha plumosum
alpestre guangxiense pnyxis
alternans guillarmodi pogonion
altinode guillodi politum
altivagans guineense politum
amalae haltrichi polymorphum
amatongae hammi popell
amatongae hapale popovici
amaurum hasinae postpetiolatum
ambanizana hecate poweri
ambatovy hector praetextum
amen hemisi proximum
amentete hepburni pseudogladius
amissum hertigi psymanum
amium himalayanum pulchella
anatolicum hippocratis pulchellum
andohahela hirsutum pulchellus
andrei hispanicum pulcherrimum
andricum hispidum pullulum
andrynicum hobbit pullum
angolense hoggarense punctatum
angulinode hopensis punctiventre
ankarana hori punicum
annauensis hortensis pusillum
annectens hortorum pygmaeum
anodontion humbloti pylacum
antennatum humerosum pyrenaeicum
anteversa humile quadridentatum
antipodum hungaricum quadrispinosum
antrema ibycterum quaerens
anxium ictidum qualarum
aptum imbelle quasirum
arenarium immigrans rala
areolatus impressum ranarum
argenteopilosum impurum raptor
argentirubrum incruentatum rectinodis
armatum indicum reduncum
arnoldi indocile regulare
arnoldi indosinense reitteri
artemis inerme rekhefe
aruensis inermis renae
arzi inezulae repentinum
asetyum infraspinosum repertum
aspersum infraspinum repletum
aspinatum inglebyi reptana
aspis innocens reticulata
ataxium inscia reticuligerum
atlante insolens reticuliventre
atrinodis insons rhenanum
auropunctatum insulare rhetidum
auropunctatus insularis rhodesiana
australe intermedium rhodium
australis intextum rigidum
avaratra intonsum rimytyum
avium inversa rinatum
azcatltontlium invictum robertsoni
bacchus isectum robitika
bahai isipingense robustior
balzani isis rogatum
bantouana isoelectrum romana
banyulense italicum rossi
barabense jacoti rothschildi
barbigerum japonicum rotundatum
bariensis jarbas rubroflava
barryi jasonis rubrum
basum jauresi rufescens
baufra jeanae rufitarsis
beesoni jedi rugigaster
beirae jejunum ruginode
belgaense jiangxiense rugiventris
bellicosum jizane rumo
bellii joffrei rutilum
bendai jordani ryanphelanae
benguelense juba sabatra
bequaerti juba sada
berbiculum judas saginatum
bessonii jugatum sahlbergi
bevisi jugurtha salomo
bicarinatum kabulistanicum salvatum
bicolor kahenae salwae
bicolorum kakamega sanetrai
binodis kali sargina
bipartita kamerunensis sarkissiani
biroi kanariense saudicum
biskrense karakalense scabrosum
bismarckii karthala scabrum
blochmannii katypum scalenum
boehmei kelleri schaufussii
boltoni kenyense schmidti
bonibony keralense schneideri
bothae kestrum schoutedeni
boulognei kheperra schultzei
braunsi khnum scrobiferum
bressleri khyarum sculptatum
breve kieti sculptum
brevicorne kisilkumense scutum
brevidentatum kivuense scytalum
brevinodis kollari securis
brevis kosmalianicum semilaeve
brevispinosa kraepelini semireticulatum
brevispinosum krynitum seneb
browni kutteri sentosum
browni kydelphon sepositum
bruni ladismithensis sepultum
bulawayense laevidens sericeiventre
bulawayensis laevigatum sericeum
burgeoni laevigatum setigerum
bursakovi laevinode setuliferum
buthrum laevior severini
caespitomoravicum laevithorax sexdens
caespitum lamottei shamshir
caldarium lanuginosum shensiense
calidum laparum shilohense
calinum latens shirlae
calvum laticephalum shivalikense
camelliae latinode siciliense
camerunense latior sigillum
candidum latreillei sigmoideum
capense legone signatum
capillosum ligatum signatum
capitale liogaster sikorae
cardiocarenum liparaeum silhavyi
carinatum lobulicorne silvestrianum
cariniceps longicarinum silvestrii
caspium longicorne silvicola
cataractae longispina simillimum
centum longispinosa simoni
ceramensis longoi simulans
chapmani lucayanum simulator
chefketi lucidulum singletonae
chepocha lucyae sitefrum
chinensis lugubre sjostedti
chloe luteipes smaug
christiei luteolum smithi
ciliatum mackae snellingi
cinereus macra solidum
cinnamomeum madecassum somniculosum
clunum magitae soyauxi
coeleste magnificum spininode
cognatum mahafaly spinosum
coillum mai splendens
colluta major splendidior
coloreum malabarense spuria
commodum malagasy squamiferum
concaviceps mallenseana squaminode
confinis manni staerckei
confucii manni steinheili
confusum manobo striabdomen
constanciae marginatum striaticeps
continentis marleyi striatidens
convexum marocana striatis
coonoorense marocanum striativentre
cordatum marojejy striatum
costatus mars striatum
crepum marthae strictum
cristatum mashona striolatum
cristulatum mashonana subcoecum
crypticum matopoense subscabrum
cucalense mauricei sudanense
cuneinode maurum sulcinode
curtulum mayri surrogatum
curvispinosum mayri susannae
cyclolobium medje syriacum
cynicum megalops szaboi
cyprium meghalayense tabarum
cyrenaicum melanogyna tablensis
dalek melanogyne talpa
daphnis melleum tanaense
davidi menkaura tanakai
debile meressei tantillum
debilis meridionale taueret
decamerum merina taurocaucasicum
decem meshena taylori
deceptum metactum tenebrosum
dedefra mexicanum tenuicornis
deficiens microgyna tenuicrine
defricta microps tenuinode
degener militaris termitobium
delagoense minimum tersum
densopilosum minusculum tessmanni
denticulatum minutum thalidum
depressiceps miserabile thoth
depressum mixtum tingitanum
desertorum mkomazi titus
dichroum modesta tonganum
difficile modesta tortuosum
diligens monardi tosii
diligentissima montanum traegaordhi
diomandei monticola trafo
diomedeum moravicum transbaicalense
distinctum mossamedense transformans
do mpala transversa
dogieli mucidus transversarium
dolichosum munda transversinodis
dominum muralti triangulatum
doriae mus tricarinatum
drakensbergensis mus tricolor
dumezi muscicola tricolor
dumezi muscorum trilineata
dunhuangense musculus trimeni
dysalum mutatum triptolemus
dysderke myersi trirugosum
ebangense myops tristis
ebeninum myrmidon tsingy
edithae nacta tsushimae
edouardi naganum tuckeri
eidmanni nassonowii turcomanicum
eleates nautarum turneri
electrum navum tychadion
elegans nazgul tylinum
elf nefassitense typhlops
elidisum neuvillei typicum
elisabethae nify tyrion
elysii nigellus ubangense
emeryi nigriventre uelense
eminii nigrum uelensis
enkidu nion ultor
erectum nipponense umtaliense
ericae nitidissimum undatium
ernesti nitidiusculum unicum
escherichi nitidum urbanii
ethica nodiferum validiusculum
etiolatum noeli valky
eudoxia noratum vandalum
evidens norvigi vascoi
exasperatum nosybe venator
exile notiale venustus
exoleta notomelanum vernicosum
felix nube versiculum
femoratum nullispinum vertigum
fergusoni nursei vexator
fernandensis obesum victoriensis
ferox obiwan viehmeyeri
feroxoides obscurius viridis
fezzanense obtusidens viticola
flabellum occidentale vividum
flagellatum ochrothorax voasary
flavescens ocothrum vohitra
flavescens oculatum vombis
flaviceps olana vony
flavidulum opacior wadje
flavipes orc waelbroeki
flavithorax orientale wagneri
flavum orissana walshi
flavus ornatum wardi
foreli osiris warreni
formosae otaviensis wasmanni
forte oxyomma weitzeckeri
fortunatarum pacifica wheeleri
fossulatum pacificum willowsi
frenchi palaense wilsoni
freya pallens xanthogaster
frigidum pallidiventre xuthum
fulviceps pallidum yammer
furtivum palmense yanoi
fusca papuanum yarthiellum
fusciclavum papyri yemene
fuscipes parallela yerburyi
fusciventris parasiticum youngi
fuscula parvioculum yulongense
gabonense parvispinum zahrae
gaetulum parvum zambezium
galaticum pauper zapyrum
galoasanum pauper zenatum
gamaii pelagium zonacaciae
gambogecum pembensis zumpti
gazense penninum zypidum
geei peringueyi
gegaimi peritulum

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