Taxa Described in 1888

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The following genus was described in 1888 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Forelius Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Emery Iridomyrmex mccooki, now Forelius mccooki 19

The following 25 species/subspecies were described in 1888 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Acromyrmex ambiguus Myrmicinae Attini Acromyrmex ambiguus Emery Brazil
Acromyrmex lobicornis Myrmicinae Attini Acromyrmex lobicornis Emery Brazil
Camponotus contractus scortechinii Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus contractus scortechinii Emery Malaysia
Camponotus fuscocinctus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus fuscocinctus Emery Brazil
Camponotus koseritzi Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus koseritzi Emery Brazil
Camponotus melichloros Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus melichloros Kirby, W.F. Christmas Island
Camponotus simillimus riograndensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus simillimus riograndensis Emery Brazil
Crematogaster ferrarii Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster ferrarii Emery Indonesia
Dolichoderus borealis Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus borealis Provancher Synonym, see Dolichoderus plagiatus
Eciton spegazzinii Dorylinae Neivamyrmex spegazzinii Emery Synonym, see Neivamyrmex dorbignii
Leptogenys australis Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys australis Emery Argentina
Mycetomoellerius iheringi Myrmicinae Attini Mycetomoellerius iheringi Emery Brazil
Mycetophylax morschi Myrmicinae Attini Mycetophylax morschi Emery Brazil
Mycetophylax simplex Myrmicinae Attini Mycetophylax simplex Emery Brazil
Neivamyrmex angustinodis Dorylinae Neivamyrmex angustinodis Emery Argentina
Octostruma iheringi Myrmicinae Attini Octostruma iheringi Emery Brazil
Pheidole hohenlohei Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole hohenlohei Emery Synonym, see Pheidole spininodis
Pheidole longicornis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole longicornis Emery Indonesia
Pheidole nitidula Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole nitidula Emery Argentina
Pheidole spielbergi Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole spielbergi Emery Synonym, see Pheidole spininodis
Polyrhachis modiglianii Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis modiglianii Emery Synonym, see Polyrhachis arcuata
Procryptocerus regularis Myrmicinae Attini Procryptocerus regularis Emery Brazil
Solenopsis brevicornis Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis brevicornis Emery Brazil
Solenopsis nigella Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis nigella Emery Brazil
Tapinoma atriceps Dolichoderinae Tapinoma atriceps Emery Brazil