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.
Species
aberrans fazi orthocephalum
aberrans festae pallipes
acuminatum fida panamense
albinase flavidum parva
albitarse flavipes pellucida
albomaculatum fragile philippinense
amazone fullawayi phoeniceum
ambiguum fulvum platyops
anale funiculare polita
andamanense geei pomone
annandalei gibbosum pratensis
annellatum glabrata pruinosum
antarcticum glabrella pusillum
arnoldi glaucum pygmaeum
atomum gracile ramulorum
atriceps gracilis rasenum
australe heyeri rectinotum
australis himalaica revolutionis
azerbeidzhanica ibericum rhodesiae
baculum indicum risii
bevisi inrectum rottnestense
bononiensis instabilis saga
boreale integrum sahohime
boreale israele satullum
breve javanum schreiberi
breviscapum karavaievi schultzei
broomense kinburni sessile
caerulescens krakatauae setiferum
canalis latifrons silvestrii
capsincola laurenti simrothi
carininotum litorale sinense
cearense longiceps sokolovi
cearensis luffae subboreale
cephalicum lugubre sublucidum
chiaromontei luridum subnigrum
christophi luteum subtile
collina maculata sundaicum
confusum madeirense tauridis
connexum magnum tectum
coronatum malesianum tenue
cubaense melanocephalum thoracica
dagestanicum menozzii timidum
danitschi meridionale tinctum
darwinianum minimum toltecum
demissum minor tomentosa
dimmocki minutissimum transcaucasica
dufouri minutum troche
eidmanni modestum vexatum
electrinum muelleri voeltzkowi
emeryanum nana wellmani
emeryi natalicum wheeleri
emeryi nigerrimum williamsi
epinotale nigrum wilsoni
erraticonigerrima nitens wroughtonii
erraticum nitida
familiaris opacum

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