Taxa Described in 2018

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The following genus was described in 2018 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Xerolitor Myrmicinae Attini Sosa-Calvo, Schultz, Jesovnik, Dahan & Rabeling Mycetosoritis explicatus, now Xerolitor explicatus 1

The following 22 species/subspecies were described in 2018 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Anochetus lanyuensis Ponerinae Ponerini Anochetus lanyuensis Leong, Tsai, Terayama, Shiao & Lin Taiwan
Aphaenogaster asmaae Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster asmaae Sharaf Oman
Aphaenogaster sarae Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster sarae Sharaf Oman
Calyptomyrmex laotius Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Calyptomyrmex laotius Jaitrong & Yamane Laos
Colobopsis explodens Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis explodens Laciny & Zettel Brunei Darussalam
Fallomyrma anodonta Myrmicinae Fallomyrma anodonta Radchenko & Dlussky Yes
Fallomyrma marginata Myrmicinae Fallomyrma marginata Radchenko & Dlussky Yes
Fallomyrma robusta Myrmicinae Fallomyrma robusta Radchenko & Dlussky Yes
Leptanilla macauensis Leptanillinae Leptanillini Leptanilla macauensis Leong, Yamane & Guénard China
Leptogenys academica Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys academica Lopez-Munoz, Villarreal & Lattke Brazil
Leptogenys carioca Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys carioca Lopez-Munoz, Villarreal & Lattke Brazil
Metapone kanak Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Metapone kanak Taylor New Caledonia
Metapone nivanuatu Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Metapone nivanuatu Taylor Vanuatu
Monomorium mohammedi Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium mohammedi Sharaf & Hita Garcia Saudi Arabia
Odontomachus linearis Ponerinae Ponerini Odontomachus linearis Chen & Zhou China
Parasyscia rifati Dorylinae Parasyscia rifati Sharaf & Akbar Saudi Arabia
Platythyrea janyai Ponerinae Platythyreini Platythyrea janyai Phengsi, Jaitrong, Ruangsittichai & Khachonpisitsak Thailand
Solenopsis metallica Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis metallica Pitts, Camacho, Gotzek, McHugh & Ross Brazil
Technomyrmex formosensis Dolichoderinae Technomyrmex formosensis Yamane, Leong, & Lin Taiwan
Temnothorax morea Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax morea Csősz, Salata & Borowiec Greece
Temnothorax strymonensis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax strymonensis Csősz, Salata & Borowiec Bulgaria
Temnothorax tamriensis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax tamriensis Ajerrar, Gómez, Bouharroud, Zaafrani & Cagniant Morocco