Taxa Described in 1863

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The following 13 genera were described in 1863 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Decamera Formicinae Plagiolepidini Roger Decamera nigella, now Myrmelachista nigella Homonym, see Myrmelachista
Dichthadia Dorylinae Gerstäcker Dichthadia glaberrima, now Dorylus laevigatus Synonym, see Dorylus
Discothyrea Proceratiinae Proceratiini Roger Discothyrea testacea 35
Gigantiops Formicinae Gigantiopini Roger Formica destructor, now Gigantiops destructor 1
Gnamptogenys Ectatomminae Ectatommini Roger Ponera tornata, now Gnamptogenys sulcata 138
Leptomyrma Myrmicinae Attini Motschoulsky Leptomyrma gracilipes, now Pheidole gracilipes Synonym, see Pheidole
Macromischa Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Roger Macromischa purpurata, now Temnothorax purpuratus Synonym, see Temnothorax
Myrmelachista Formicinae Myrmelachistini Roger Myrmelachista kraatzii 69
Paratrechina Formicinae Lasiini Motschoulsky Paratrechina currens, now Paratrechina longicornis 6
Platythyrea Ponerinae Platythyreini Roger Pachycondyla punctata, now Platythyrea punctata 39
Proceratium Proceratiinae Proceratiini Roger Proceratium silaceum 85
Sima Pseudomyrmecinae Roger Sima compressa, now Tetraponera allaborans Synonym, see Tetraponera
Sysphingta Proceratiinae Proceratiini Roger Sysphingta micrommata, now Proceratium micrommatum Synonym, see Proceratium

The following 166 species/subspecies were described in 1863 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Acromyrmex striatus Myrmicinae Attini Acromyrmex striatus Roger Uruguay
Aphaenogaster fulva Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster fulva Roger United States
Azteca xanthochroa Dolichoderinae Azteca xanthochroa Roger Mexico
Bothriomyrmex meridionalis Dolichoderinae Bothriomyrmex meridionalis Roger France
Brachymyrmex flavidulus Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex flavidulus Roger Cuba
Camponotus abscisus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus abscisus Roger Mexico
Camponotus aequatorialis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus aequatorialis Roger Gabon
Camponotus agnatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus agnatus Roger Synonym, see Camponotus irritans
Camponotus aurosus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus aurosus Roger Mauritius
Camponotus barbatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus barbatus Roger Sri Lanka
Camponotus cervicalis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus cervicalis Roger Madagascar
Camponotus conspicuus inaequalis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus conspicuus inaequalis Roger Cuba
Camponotus dimidiatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus dimidiatus Roger Synonym, see Camponotus consobrinus
Camponotus fastigatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus fastigatus Roger Brazil
Camponotus fumidus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus fumidus Roger Venezuela
Camponotus gilviceps Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus gilviceps Roger Borneo
Camponotus gilviventris Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus gilviventris Roger Cuba
Camponotus hendecarthrus Formicinae Plagiolepidini Anoplolepis hendecarthrus Roger Synonym, see Anoplolepis custodiens
Camponotus latangulus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus latangulus Roger Suriname
Camponotus longiceps Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus longiceps Smith, F. Indonesia
Camponotus melanocephalus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus melanocephalus Roger Venezuela
Camponotus mus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus mus Roger Uruguay
Camponotus nigricans Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus nigricans Roger Philippines
Camponotus opaciceps Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus opaciceps Roger Brazil
Camponotus planatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus planatus Roger Cuba
Camponotus platypus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus platypus Roger Philippines
Camponotus platytarsus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus platytarsus Roger Mexico
Camponotus quadrilaterus Roger Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus quadrilaterus Roger Synonym, see Camponotus compressus
Camponotus reticulatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus reticulatus Roger Sri Lanka
Camponotus robustus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus robustus Roger Madagascar
Camponotus sesquipedalis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus sesquipedalis Roger Sri Lanka
Camponotus socius Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus socius Roger Brazil
Camponotus sphaericus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus sphaericus Roger Cuba
Camponotus sphaericus sphaeralis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus sphaericus sphaeralis Roger Cuba
Camponotus spinolae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus spinolae Roger Chile
Camponotus taeniatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus taeniatus Roger Synonym, see Camponotus atriceps
Camponotus tenuiscapus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus tenuiscapus Roger Uruguay
Camponotus varians Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus varians Roger Sri Lanka
Carebara nana Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara nana Roger Sri Lanka
Cephalotes hamulus Myrmicinae Attini Cephalotes hamulus Roger Dominican Republic
Cerapachys ceylonica Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera ceylonica Motschoulsky Synonym, see Tetraponera allaborans
Cerapachys femoralis Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera femoralis Motschoulsky Synonym, see Tetraponera allaborans
Colobopsis corallina Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis corallina Roger Philippines
Colobopsis impressa Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis impressa Roger United States
Colobopsis riehlii Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis riehlii Roger Cuba
Crematogaster abdominalis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster abdominalis Motschoulsky India
Crematogaster apicalis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster apicalis Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Crematogaster brunnescens Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster brunnescens Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Crematogaster cicatriculosa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster cicatriculosa Roger South Africa
Crematogaster quadriformis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster quadriformis Roger Brazil
Crematogaster quadrispinosa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster quadrispinosa Roger Mexico
Crematogaster sanguinea Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster sanguinea Roger Cuba
Crematogaster senegalensis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster senegalensis Roger Senegal
Cryptopone gilva Ponerinae Ponerini Cryptopone gilva Roger United States
Diacamma purpureum Ponerinae Ponerini Diacamma purpureum Smith, F. Indonesia
Dichthadia glaberrima Dorylinae Dorylus glaberrima Gerstäcker Synonym, see Dorylus laevigatus
Discothyrea testacea Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea testacea Roger United States
Dolichoderus thoracicus borneonensis Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus thoracicus borneonensis Roger Borneo
Dorymyrmex pyramicus Dolichoderinae Dorymyrmex pyramicus Roger Brazil
Echinopla deceptor Formicinae Camponotini Echinopla deceptor Smith, F. Indonesia
Echinopla nitida Formicinae Camponotini Echinopla nitida Smith, F. Indonesia
Eciton lugubris Dorylinae Eciton lugubris Roger Synonym, see Eciton quadriglume
Eciton mexicanum Dorylinae Eciton mexicanum Roger Mexico
Eciton vagans angustatum Dorylinae Eciton vagans angustatum Roger Mexico
Ectatomma edentatum Ectatomminae Ectatommini Ectatomma edentatum Roger Argentina
Forelius pruinosus Dolichoderinae Forelius pruinosus Roger Cuba
Formica aphidicola Formicinae Lasiini Lasius aphidicola Walsh Synonym, see Lasius umbratus
Formica fuscicauda Formicinae Formicini Formica fuscicauda Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Formica platygnatha Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster platygnatha Roger Synonym, see Crematogaster depressa
Formica pyrrhocephala Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus pyrrhocephala Motschoulsky Synonym, see Camponotus sericeus
Formica ruficeps Formicinae Formicini Formica ruficeps Motschoulsky Indonesia
Formica subpicea Formicinae Formicini Formica subpicea Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Hypoclinea gracilis Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus gracilis Motschoulsky Synonym, see Dolichoderus taprobanae
Hypoclinea sellaris Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus sellaris Roger Synonym, see Dolichoderus thoracicus
Iridomyrmex anceps Dolichoderinae Iridomyrmex anceps Roger Papua New Guinea
Lasiophanes picinus Formicinae Melophorini Lasiophanes picinus Roger Chile
Lasius dichrous Formicinae Melophorini Lasiophanes dichrous Roger Synonym, see Lasiophanes atriventris
Lasius latipes Formicinae Lasiini Lasius latipes Walsh United States
Leptogenys unistimulosa Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys unistimulosa Roger Brazil
Macromischa lugens Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax lugens Roger Synonym, see Temnothorax versicolor
Monomorium cinnabari Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium cinnabari Roger Synonym, see Monomorium floricola
Monomorium poecilum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium poecilum Roger Synonym, see Monomorium floricola
Myrmelachista kraatzii Formicinae Myrmelachistini Myrmelachista kraatzii Roger Cuba
Myrmelachista nigella Formicinae Myrmelachistini Myrmelachista nigella Roger Venezuela
Myrmica obscurata Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica obscurata Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Myrmica pilinodis Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica pilinodis Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Myrmica punctiventris Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica punctiventris Roger United States
Nylanderia anthracina Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia anthracina Roger Cuba
Nylanderia vagabunda Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia vagabunda Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Odontomachus aciculatus Ponerinae Ponerini Odontomachus aciculatus Smith, F. Indonesia
Odontomachus cephalotes Ponerinae Ponerini Odontomachus cephalotes Smith, F. Australia
Odontomachus smithii Ponerinae Ponerini Anochetus smithii Roger Synonym, see Anochetus gladiator
Paratrechina currens Formicinae Lasiini Paratrechina currens Motschoulsky Synonym, see Paratrechina longicornis
Pheidole ceylonica Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ceylonica Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Pheidole fimbriata Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole fimbriata Roger "Rio Paraguay"
Pheidole flavens Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole flavens Roger Cuba
Pheidole gracilipes Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole gracilipes Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Pheidole incerta Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole incerta Smith, F. Indonesia
Pheidole latinoda Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole latinoda Roger Sri Lanka
Pheidole mordax Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole mordax Smith, F. Synonym, see Pheidole ruficeps
Pheidole penetralis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole penetralis Smith, F. Indonesia
Pheidole pennsylvanica Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole pennsylvanica Roger Synonym, see Pheidole pilifera
Pheidole pilifera Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole pilifera Roger United States
Pheidole praeusta Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole praeusta Roger Colombia
Pheidole singularis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole singularis Smith, F. Indonesia
Pheidole sulcaticeps Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole sulcaticeps Roger Sri Lanka
Plagiolepis pissina Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis pissina Roger Sri Lanka
Podomyrma laevissima Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Podomyrma laevissima Smith, F. Indonesia
Podomyrma ruficeps Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Podomyrma ruficeps Smith, F. Indonesia
Polyrhachis alphea Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis alphea Smith, F. New Guinea
Polyrhachis ammonoeides Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis ammonoeides Roger Australia
Polyrhachis andromache Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis andromache Roger Indonesia
Polyrhachis bubastes Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis bubastes Smith, F. New Guinea
Polyrhachis convexa Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis convexa Roger Sri Lanka
Polyrhachis decipiens Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis decipiens Roger Indonesia
Polyrhachis dolomedes Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis dolomedes Smith, F. Indonesia
Polyrhachis dolomedes Smith, F. Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis dolomedes Smith, F. Homonym, see Polyrhachis derecyna
Polyrhachis euryala Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis euryala Smith, F. Indonesia
Polyrhachis guerini Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis guerini Roger Australia
Polyrhachis jacksoniana Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis jacksoniana Roger Australia
Polyrhachis latifrons Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis latifrons Roger Synonym, see Polyrhachis arcuata
Polyrhachis levior Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis levior Roger Indonesia
Polyrhachis mayri Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis mayri Roger Synonym, see Polyrhachis illaudata
Polyrhachis nigriceps Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis nigriceps Smith, F. New Guinea
Polyrhachis paromala Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis paromala Smith, F. Indonesia
Polyrhachis paxilla Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis paxilla Smith, F. Papua New Guinea
Polyrhachis proxima Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis proxima Roger Indonesia
Polyrhachis punctillata Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis punctillata Roger Sri Lanka
Polyrhachis rupicapra Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis rupicapra Roger Sri Lanka
Polyrhachis sparaxes Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis sparaxes Smith, F. Indonesia
Polyrhachis thrinax Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis thrinax Roger Sri Lanka
Polyrhachis trophima Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis trophima Smith, F. Indonesia
Polyrhachis vicina Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis vicina Roger Synonym, see Polyrhachis dives
Polyrhachis xiphias Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis xiphias Smith, F. New Guinea
Ponera sorghi Ponerinae Ponerini Brachyponera sorghi Roger Synonym, see Brachyponera sennaarensis
Ponera tortuolosa Ponerinae Ponerini Diacamma tortuolosa Smith, F. Homonym, see Diacamma rugosum
Pristomyrmex umbripennis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Pristomyrmex umbripennis Smith, F. Indonesia
Proceratium micrommatum Proceratiinae Proceratiini Proceratium micrommatum Roger South America
Proceratium silaceum Proceratiinae Proceratiini Proceratium silaceum Roger United States
Pseudomyrma carbonaria Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera carbonaria Smith, F. Synonym, see Tetraponera nitida
Pseudomyrma dimidiata Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmex dimidiata Roger Synonym, see Pseudomyrmex gracilis
Pseudomyrma mexicana Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmex mexicana Roger Synonym, see Pseudomyrmex gracilis
Pseudomyrmex boopis Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmex boopis Roger Panama
Pseudoponera succedanea Ponerinae Ponerini Pseudoponera succedanea Roger Cuba
Sima compressa Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera compressa Roger Synonym, see Tetraponera allaborans
Solenopsis calida Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara calida Smith, F. Synonym, see Carebara affinis
Solenopsis madara Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis madara Roger United States
Stigmatomma testaceum Amblyoponinae Stigmatomma testaceum Motschoulsky Sri Lanka
Strumigenys clypeata Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys clypeata Roger United States
Strumigenys elongata Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys elongata Roger Panama
Strumigenys louisianae Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys louisianae Roger United States
Tapinoma albitarse Dolichoderinae Technomyrmex albitarse Motschoulsky Synonym, see Technomyrmex albipes
Tapinoma boreale Roger Dolichoderinae Tapinoma boreale Roger Synonym, see Tapinoma sessile
Temnothorax iris Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax iris Roger Cuba
Temnothorax longispinosus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax longispinosus Roger United States
Temnothorax porphyritis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax porphyritis Roger Cuba
Temnothorax punicans Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax punicans Roger Cuba
Temnothorax purpuratus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax purpuratus Roger Cuba
Temnothorax schaumii Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax schaumii Roger United States
Temnothorax squamifer Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax squamifer Roger Cuba
Temnothorax versicolor Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax versicolor Roger Cuba
Tetramorium tortuosum Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium tortuosum Roger Sri Lanka
Tetramorium transversarium Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium transversarium Roger Sri Lanka
Vollenhovia moesta Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Vollenhovia moesta Smith, F. Indonesia
Wasmannia auropunctata Myrmicinae Attini Wasmannia auropunctata Roger Cuba
Zatania gibberosa Formicinae Lasiini Zatania gibberosa Roger Cuba