References by Ward, P. S.
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Ward, P. S. 2014. The phylogeny and evolution of ants. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 45:23-43. PDF
Ward, P. S.; Branstetter, M. G. 2017. The acacia ants revisited: convergent evolution and biogeographic context in an iconic ant/plant mutualism. Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London. Series B 284:1-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.2569 PDF

Notes: Phylogeny of Pseudomyrmex ferrugineus group

Ward, P. S. 2019. Subfamilia Pseudomyrmecinae. Capítulo 33. Pp. 1089-1113 in: Fernández, F.; Guerrero, R. J.; Delsinne, T. (eds.) 2019d. Hormigas de Colombia. Bogotá: Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 1198 pp. PDF
Protonyms originally described by author
Protonym Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Rhytidoponera confusa Rhytidoponera confusa Ward, 1980a Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera enigmatica Rhytidoponera enigmatica Ward, 1980a Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera aquila Rhytidoponera aquila Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera arborea Rhytidoponera arborea Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera depilis Rhytidoponera depilis Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera insularis Rhytidoponera insularis Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera koumensis Rhytidoponera koumensis Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera litoralis Rhytidoponera litoralis Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera luteipes Rhytidoponera luteipes Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera mimica Rhytidoponera mimica Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera nitidiventris Rhytidoponera nitidiventris Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera opaciventris Rhytidoponera opaciventris Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Rhytidoponera terrestris Rhytidoponera terrestris Ward, 1984 Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex leptosus Pseudomyrmex leptosus Ward, 1985b Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex seminole Pseudomyrmex seminole Ward, 1985b Species Valid Original combination
Proceratium compitale Proceratium compitale Ward, 1988 Species Valid Original combination
Smithistruma arizonica Strumigenys arizonica Ward, 1988 Species Valid
Smithistruma chiricahua Strumigenys chiricahua Ward, 1988 Species Valid
Smithistruma reliquia Strumigenys reliquia Ward, 1988 Species Valid
Pseudomyrmex alustratus Pseudomyrmex alustratus Ward, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex cretus Pseudomyrmex cretus Ward, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex laevifrons Pseudomyrmex laevifrons Ward, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex pisinnus Pseudomyrmex pisinnus Ward, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex spiculus Pseudomyrmex spiculus Ward, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Pseudomyrmex villosus Pseudomyrmex villosus Ward, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Myrcidris Myrcidris Ward, 1990 Genus Valid
Myrcidris epicharis Myrcidris epicharis Ward, 1990 Species Valid Original combination
Leptanilloidinae Leptanilloidinae Baroni Urbani et al., 1992 Subfamily Synonym
Leptanilloidini
Pseudomyrmex antiquus Pseudomyrmex antiquus Ward, 1992 Species Valid Original combination
Statistics
Published between 1980–2021
Taxon descriptions between 1980–2017
No. of references 81
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 100
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 96
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 98
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
Ward, P. S. 81