Taxa Described in 1868

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The following 7 genera were described in 1868 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Brachymyrmex Formicinae Myrmelachistini Mayr Brachymyrmex patagonicus 41
Bradoponera Proceratiinae Proceratiini Mayr Bradoponera meieri Yes 4
Enneamerus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Mayr Enneamerus reticulatus Yes 2
Gesomyrmex Formicinae Gesomyrmecini Mayr Gesomyrmex hoernesi 7
Pogonomyrmex Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Mayr Formica badia, now Pogonomyrmex badius 74
Prionomyrmex Myrmeciinae Prionomyrmecini Mayr Prionomyrmex longiceps Yes 3
Stigmomyrmex Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Mayr Stigmomyrmex venustus Yes Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region; Bitterfeld Amber|Bitterfeld amber, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germanycategory:Baltic amber fossilcategory:Bitterfeld amber fossilcategory:Eocene 2

The following 79 species/subspecies were described in 1868 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Agroecomyrmex duisburgi Agroecomyrmecinae Agroecomyrmex duisburgi Mayr Yes
Aphaenogaster sommerfeldti Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster sommerfeldti Mayr Yes
Brachymyrmex patagonicus Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex patagonicus Mayr Chile
Bradoponera meieri Proceratiinae Proceratiini Bradoponera meieri Mayr Yes
Camponotus bonariensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus bonariensis Mayr Argentina
Camponotus mengei Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus mengei Mayr Yes
Camponotus nacerdus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus nacerdus Norton Mexico
Camponotus nitida Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus nitida Norton Homonym, see Camponotus rectithorax
Camponotus piceatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus piceatus Norton Mexico
Camponotus punctulatus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus punctulatus Mayr Argentina
Carebara antiqua Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara antiqua Mayr Yes
Cataglyphoides constrictus Formicinae Formicini Cataglyphoides constrictus Mayr Yes
Cephalotes multispinosus Myrmicinae Attini Cephalotes multispinosus Norton Mexico
Cephalotes quadratus Myrmicinae Attini Cephalotes quadratus Mayr Argentina
Crematogaster ransonneti Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster ransonneti Mayr Sri Lanka
Ctenobethylus goepperti Dolichoderinae Ctenobethylus goepperti Mayr Yes
Dolichoderus balticus Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus balticus Mayr Yes
Dolichoderus cornutus Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus cornutus Mayr Yes
Dolichoderus longipennis Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus longipennis Mayr Yes
Dolichoderus sculpturatus Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus sculpturatus Mayr Yes
Dolichoderus tertiarius Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus tertiarius Mayr Yes
Dorymyrmex planidens Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Dorymyrmex planidens Mayr Argentina
Dorymyrmex tener Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Dorymyrmex tener Mayr Chile
Eciton brunnea Dorylinae Eciton brunnea Norton Synonym, see Eciton vagans angustatum
Eciton clavicornis Dorylinae Neivamyrmex clavicornis Norton Synonym, see Neivamyrmex swainsonii
Eciton nitens Dorylinae Neivamyrmex nitens Mayr Synonym, see Neivamyrmex pertii
Eciton tepeguas Dorylinae Labidus tepeguas Norton Synonym, see Labidus praedator
Eciton tepeguas ferruginea Dorylinae Labidus tepeguas ferruginea Norton Synonym, see Labidus praedator
Ectatomma ferruginea Ectatomminae Ectatommini Ectatomma ferruginea Norton Synonym, see Ectatomma tuberculatum
Enneamerus reticulatus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Enneamerus reticulatus Mayr Yes
Eocenomyrma rugosostriata Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Eocenomyrma rugosostriata Mayr Yes
Formica flori Formicinae Formicini Formica flori Mayr Yes
Formica fulvacea Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus fulvacea Norton Synonym, see Camponotus atriceps
Gesomyrmex hoernesi Formicinae Gesomyrmecini Gesomyrmex hoernesi Mayr Yes
Gnamptogenys europaea Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys europaea Mayr Yes
Gnamptogenys strigata Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys strigata Norton Mexico
Hypoponera atavia Ponerinae Ponerini Hypoponera atavia Mayr Yes
Labidus strobeli Dorylinae Neivamyrmex strobeli Mayr Synonym, see Neivamyrmex pertii
Lasius pumilus Formicinae Lasiini Lasius pumilus Mayr Yes
Lasius punctulatus Formicinae Lasiini Lasius punctulatus Mayr Yes
Lasius schiefferdeckeri Formicinae Lasiini Lasius schiefferdeckeri Mayr Yes
Linepithema humile Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Linepithema humile Mayr Argentina
Monomorium pilipes Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium pilipes Mayr Yes
Myrmica longispinosa Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica longispinosa Mayr Yes
Myrmica rudis Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica rudis Mayr Yes
Neivamyrmex sulcatus Dorylinae Neivamyrmex sulcatus Mayr Argentina
Neivamyrmex sumichrasti Dorylinae Neivamyrmex sumichrasti Norton Mexico
Nylanderia braueri Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia braueri Mayr Australia
Nylanderia pygmaea Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia pygmaea Mayr Yes
Oecophylla brischkei Formicinae Oecophyllini Oecophylla brischkei Mayr Yes
Pachycondyla gracilicornis Ponerinae Ponerini Pachycondyla gracilicornis Mayr Yes
Pachycondyla orizabana Ponerinae Ponerini Pachycondyla orizabana Norton Synonym, see Pachycondyla harpax
Pachycondyla succinea Ponerinae Ponerini Pachycondyla succinea Mayr Yes
Pheidole aberrans Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole aberrans Mayr Argentina
Pheidole cordiceps Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole cordiceps Mayr Argentina
Plagiolepis klinsmanni Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis klinsmanni Mayr Yes
Plagiolepis kuenowi Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis kuenowi Mayr Yes
Plagiolepis singularis Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis singularis Mayr Yes
Plagiolepis solitaria Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis solitaria Mayr Yes
Plagiolepis squamifera Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis squamifera Mayr Yes
Pogonomyrmex carbonarius Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex carbonarius Mayr Argentina
Pogonomyrmex coarctatus Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex coarctatus Mayr Argentina
Pogonomyrmex rastratus Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex rastratus Mayr Argentina
Polyrhachis arboricola Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus arboricola Norton Synonym, see Dolichoderus bispinosus
Prenolepis henschei Formicinae Lasiini Prenolepis henschei Mayr Yes
Prionomyrmex longiceps Myrmeciinae Prionomyrmecini Prionomyrmex longiceps Mayr Yes
Pseudomyrma thoracica Pseudomyrmecinae Pseudomyrmex thoracica Norton Synonym, see Pseudomyrmex boopis
Solenopsis parva Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis parva Mayr Brazil
Stenamma berendti Myrmicinae Stenammini Stenamma berendti Mayr Yes
Stigmomyrmex venustus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Stigmomyrmex venustus Mayr Yes
Stiphromyrmex robustus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Stiphromyrmex robustus Mayr Yes
Tapinoma tomentosa Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus tomentosa Norton Synonym, see Camponotus senex
Temnothorax gracilis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax gracilis Mayr Yes
Temnothorax petiolata Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax petiolata Mayr Yes
Tetraponera ocellata Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera ocellata Mayr Yes
Tetraponera simplex Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera simplex Mayr Yes
Vollenhovia beyrichi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Vollenhovia beyrichi Mayr Yes
Yantaromyrmex constrictus Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Yantaromyrmex constrictus Mayr Yes
Yantaromyrmex geinitzi Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Yantaromyrmex geinitzi Mayr Yes