Tapinoma sessile(Say, 1836)valid
Formica sessilis Say, 1836Say, T. 1836. Descriptions of new species of North American Hymenoptera, and observations on some already described. Boston Journal of Natural History 1:209-305. [1836-05] PDFExternal_link: 287 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntWeb AntWiki
Emery, 1895dEmery, C. 1895d. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamerikanischen Ameisenfauna. (Schluss). Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 8:257-360. [1895-05-11] PDFExternal_link: 333 (q.m.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1951Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1951. The ant larvae of the subfamily Dolichoderinae. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 53:169-210. [1951-08-28] PDFExternal_link: 196 (l.); Crozier, 1970aCrozier, R. H. 1970a. Karyotypes of twenty-one ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with reviews of the known ant karyotypes. Canadian Journal of Genetics and Cytology 12:109-128. [1970-03] PDFExternal_link: 119 (k.); Taber & Cokendolpher, 1988Taber, S. W.; Cokendolpher, J. C. 1988. Karyotypes of a dozen ant species from the southwestern U.S.A. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Caryologia 41:93-102. [1988-10-31] PDFExternal_link: 95 (k.). Combination in Tapinoma: Smith, 1858aSmith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. [1858-03-27] PDFExternal_link: 57. Senior synonym of Tapinoma parva, Tapinoma boreale Roger (and its junior synonym Tapinoma boreale Provancher): Mayr, 1886dMayr, G. 1886d. Die Formiciden der Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 36:419-464. [1886-12] PDFExternal_link: 434; Creighton, 1950aCreighton, W. S. 1950a. The ants of North America. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 104:1-585. [1950-04] PDFExternal_link: 353; of Tapinoma gracilis: Emery, 1895dEmery, C. 1895d. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamerikanischen Ameisenfauna. (Schluss). Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 8:257-360. [1895-05-11] PDFExternal_link: 337; Wheeler, 1902gWheeler, W. M. 1902g. A consideration of S. B. Buckley's "North American Formicidae.". Transactions of the Texas Academy of Sciences 4:17-31. [1902] PDFExternal_link: 20; Creighton, 1950aCreighton, W. S. 1950a. The ants of North America. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 104:1-585. [1950-04] PDFExternal_link: 353; of Tapinoma dimmocki: Shattuck, 1992cShattuck, S. O. 1992c. Generic revision of the ant subfamily Dolichoderinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Sociobiology 21:1-181. [1992] PDFExternal_link: 153. See also: Smith, 1928aSmith, M. R. 1928a. The biology of Tapinoma sessile Say, an important house-infesting ant. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 21:307-330. [1928-08-18] PDFExternal_link: 307; Smith, 1979Smith, D. R. 1979. Superfamily Formicoidea. Pp. 1323-1467 in: Krombein, K. V.; Hurd, P. D.; Smith, D. R.; Burks, B. D. (eds.) 1979. Catalog of Hymenoptera in America north of Mexico. Volume 2. Apocrita (Aculeata). Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, pp. i-xvi, 1199-2209. [1979]External_link: 1422; Kupyanskaya, 1990aKupyanskaya, A. N. 1990a. Ants of the Far Eastern USSR. [In Russian.]. Vladivostok: Akademiya Nauk SSSR, 258 pp. [1990-09-13>]External_link: 156; Shattuck, 1994Shattuck, S. O. 1994. Taxonomic catalog of the ant subfamilies Aneuretinae and Dolichoderinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). University of California Publications in Entomology 112:i-xix, 1-241. [1994-01] PDFExternal_link: 153; Hamm, 2010Hamm, C. A. 2010. Multivariate discrimination and description of a new species of Tapinoma from the western United States. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 103:20-29. PDFExternal_link: 24.
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aberrans familiaris nitida
aberrans fazi opacum
acuminatum festae orthocephalum
albinase fida pallipes
albitarse flavidum panamense
albomaculatum flavipes parva
amazone fragile pellucida
ambiguum fullawayi philippinense
anale fulvum phoeniceum
andamanense funiculare platyops
annandalei geei polita
annellatum gibbosum pomone
antarcticum glabrata pratensis
arnoldi glabrella pruinosum
atomum glaucum pusillum
atriceps gracile pygmaeum
australe gracilis ramulorum
australis heyeri rasenum
azerbeidzhanica himalaica rectinotum
baculum ibericum revolutionis
bevisi indicum rhodesiae
bononiensis inrectum risii
boreale instabilis rottnestense
boreale integrum saga
breve israele satullum
breviscapum javanum schreiberi
broomense karavaievi schultzei
caerulescens kinburni sessile
canalis krakatauae setiferum
capsincola latifrons silvestrii
carininotum laurenti simrothi
cearense litorale sinense
cearensis longiceps sokolovi
cephalicum luffae subboreale
chiaromontei lugubre sublucidum
christophi luridum subnigrum
collina luteum subtile
confusum maculata sundaicum
connexum madeirense tauridis
coronatum magnum tectum
cubaense malesianum tenue
dagestanicum melanocephalum thoracica
danitschi menozzii timidum
darwinianum meridionale tinctum
demissum minimum toltecum
dimmocki minor tomentosa
dufouri minutissimum transcaucasica
eidmanni minutum troche
electrinum modestum vexatum
emeryanum muelleri voeltzkowi
emeryi nana wellmani
emeryi natalicum wheeleri
epinotale nigerrimum williamsi
erraticonigerrima nigrum wilsoni
erraticum nitens wroughtonii

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