References by Wilson, E. O.
Wilson, E. O. 1965a. Trail sharing in ants. Psyche (Cambridge) 72:2-7. PDF
Wilson, E. O. 1965b. Chemical communication in the social insects. Science (Washington, D. C.) 149:1064-1071. PDF
MacArthur, R. H.; Wilson, E. O. 1967. The theory of island biogeography. Princeton: Princeton University Press, xi + 203 pp.
Wilson, E. O.; Carpenter, F. M.; Brown, W. L., Jr. 1967b. The first Mesozoic ants. Science (Washington, D. C.) 157:1038-1040. PDF
Wilson, E. O. 1971. The insect societies. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, x + 548 pp.

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Wilson, E. O.; Fagen, R. M. 1974. On the estimation of total behavioral repertories in ants. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 82:106-112. PDF
Wilson, E. O. 1974b. The population consequences of polygyny in the ant Leptothorax curvispinosus. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 67:781-786. PDF
Wilson, E. O. 1975a. Sociobiology. The new synthesis. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 697 pp.

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Wilson, E. O. 1975c. Slavery in ants. Scientific American 232(6):32-36. PDF
Wilson, E. O. 1975d. Enemy specification in the alarm-recruitment system of an ant. Science (Washington, D. C.) 190:798-800. PDF
Taxa originally described by author (including combinations)
Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Temnothorax tuscaloosae Wilson, 1951b Species Valid
Leptothorax tuscaloosae Wilson, 1951b Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Lasius productus Wilson, 1955a Species Valid
Lasius crispus Wilson, 1955a Species Synonym
Lasius sitiens Wilson, 1955a Species Valid
Lasius crypticus Wilson, 1955a Species Valid
Lasius talpa Wilson, 1955a Species Valid
Lasius fallax Wilson, 1955a Species Valid
Lasius (Cautolasius) Wilson, 1955a Subgenus Valid
Kyidris yaleogyna Wilson & Brown, 1956 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Strumigenys media Wilson & Brown, 1956 Species Valid
Kyidris media Wilson & Brown, 1956 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Strumigenys yaleogyna Wilson & Brown, 1956 Species Valid
Dacetinops Brown & Wilson, 1957a Genus Valid
Dacetinops cibdelus Brown & Wilson, 1957a Species Valid
Monomorium advena Brown & Wilson, 1957b Species Valid
Monomorium metoecus Brown & Wilson, 1957b Species Synonym
Zasphinctus caledonicus Wilson, 1957a Species Valid
Phyracaces dumbletoni Wilson, 1957a Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Phyracaces cohici Wilson, 1957a Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Lioponera dumbletoni Wilson, 1957a Species Valid
Lioponera cohici Wilson, 1957a Species Valid
Sphinctomyrmex caledonicus Wilson, 1957a Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Cerapachys dumbletoni Wilson, 1957a Species Obsolete combination
Cerapachys cohici Wilson, 1957a Species Obsolete combination
Ponera ratardorum Wilson, 1957b Species Synonym
Ponera excedra Wilson, 1957b Species Synonym
Ponera xenagos Wilson, 1957b Species Valid
Ponera syscena Wilson, 1957b Species Valid
Ponera huonica Wilson, 1957b Species Synonym
Statistics
Published between 1951–2016
Taxon descriptions between 1951–2008
No. of references 152
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 463
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 397
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 438
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
Wilson, E. O. 152