References by MacKay, W. P.
MacKay, W. P.; Vinson, S. B. 1988 ("1989"). Rediscovery of the ant Gnamptogenys hartmani (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in eastern Texas. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 91:127. PDF
MacKay, W. P. 1989. A new Aphaenogaster (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from southern New Mexico. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 97:47-49. PDF
MacKay, W. P. 1991 ("1990"). Anochetus brevidentatus, new species, a second fossil Odontomachiti ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 99:138-140. PDF
Taxa originally described by author (including combinations)
Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Pogonomyrmex montanus MacKay, 1980 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus sanchezorum MacKay, 1985 Species Valid Original combination
Pheidole wheelerorum MacKay, 1988 Species Valid Original combination
Aphaenogaster punctaticeps MacKay, 1989 Species Valid Original combination
Solenopsis puncticeps MacKay & Vinson, 1989a Species Synonym Original combination
Solenopsis subterranea MacKay & Vinson, 1989a Species Valid Original combination
Anochetus brevidentatus MacKay, 1991 Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus shattucki MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus laurae MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus haradae MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus smithi MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus longicollis MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus inermis MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus baenae MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus voraginosus MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus piceus MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus intermedius MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Dolichoderus fernandezi MacKay, 1993b Species Valid Original combination
Cyphomyrmex castagnei MacKay & Baena, 1993 Species Valid Original combination
Lasius xerophilus MacKay & MacKay, 1994 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus quirozi MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus laevigatus MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus concavinodis MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus arizonensis MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus truncatus MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus lattkei MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus emmae MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus bentoni MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus punctiscapus MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Acanthostichus flexuosus MacKay, 1996 Species Valid Original combination
Statistics
Published between 1980–2019
Taxon descriptions between 1980–2018
No. of references 101
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 215
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 147
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 154
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
MacKay, W. P. 43
MacKay, W. 5
Mackay, W. P. 40
Mackay, W. 13