Taxa Described in 1928

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The following 7 genera were described in 1928 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Condylomyrma Formicinae Camponotini Santschi Camponotus bryani, now Colobopsis bryani Synonym, see Colobopsis
Lithomyrmex Clark Amblyoponinae Clark Lithomyrmex glauerti, now Onychomyrmex glauerti Synonym, see Onychomyrmex
Mesocrema Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Santschi Crematogaster rasoherinae Synonym, see Crematogaster
Neocolobopsis Formicinae Camponotini Borgmeier Camponotus scrobifer, now Camponotus coriolanus Synonym, see Camponotus
Rossomyrmex Formicinae Formicini Arnoldi Rossomyrmex proformicarum 4
Thlipsepinotus Formicinae Camponotini Santschi Camponotus claripes
Zatapinoma Dolichoderinae Tapinomini Wheeler, W.M. Zatapinoma annandalei, now Tapinoma annandalei Synonym, see Tapinoma

The following 190 species/subspecies were described in 1928 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Acropyga rhodesiana Formicinae Plagiolepidini Acropyga rhodesiana Santschi Synonym, see Acropyga arnoldi
Aenictus hilli Dorylinae Aenictus hilli Clark Australia
Aenictus idoneus Dorylinae Aenictus idoneus Menozzi Indonesia
Aenictus spathifer Dorylinae Aenictus spathifer Santschi Indonesia
Amblyopone mandibularis Amblyoponinae Amblyoponini Amblyopone mandibularis Clark Synonym, see Amblyopone ferruginea
Anochetus madecassus Ponerinae Ponerini Anochetus madecassus Santschi Synonym, see Anochetus grandidieri
Anonychomyrma biconvexa Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Anonychomyrma biconvexa Santschi Australia
Aphaenogaster famelica frontosa Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster famelica frontosa Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Aphaenogaster famelica
Aphaenogaster famelica ruida Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster famelica ruida Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Aphaenogaster famelica
Aphaenogaster flemingi Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster flemingi Smith, M.R. United States
Aphaenogaster smythiesi sinensis Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster smythiesi sinensis Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Aphaenogaster japonica
Aphaenogaster vapida Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster vapida Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Aphaenogaster famelica
Aphaenogaster verecunda Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster verecunda Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Aphaenogaster japonica
Camponotus buxtoni Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis buxtoni Santschi Synonym, see Colobopsis flavolimbata
Camponotus caryae teranishii Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus caryae teranishii Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Camponotus keihitoi
Camponotus devestivus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus devestivus Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Camponotus itoi genaiai Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus itoi genaiai Santschi Synonym, see Camponotus truebi
Camponotus latrunculus victoriensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus latrunculus victoriensis Santschi Synonym, see Camponotus terebrans
Camponotus rufigaster Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus rufigaster Menozzi Indonesia
Camponotus scrobifer Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus scrobifer Borgmeier Synonym, see Camponotus coriolanus
Carebara ampla rugosa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara ampla rugosa Santschi Democratic Republic of Congo
Carebara capreola laeviceps Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara capreola laeviceps Wheeler, W.M. China
Carebara lusciosa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara lusciosa Wheeler, W.M. China
Carebara polyphemus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara polyphemus Wheeler, W.M. China
Carebara taiponica Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara taiponica Wheeler, W.M. China
Carebara vidua fur Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara vidua fur Santschi Congo
Cataulacus baumi gazanus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Cataulacus baumi gazanus Santschi Synonym, see Cataulacus intrudens
Cerapachys sinensis Dorylinae Ooceraea sinensis Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Ooceraea biroi
Colobopsis bryani Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis bryani Santschi Fiji
Colobopsis nipponica Formicinae Camponotini Colobopsis nipponica Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Colobostruma elliotti Myrmicinae Attini Colobostruma elliotti Clark Australia
Crematogaster bequaerti semiclara Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster bequaerti semiclara Santschi Zimbabwe
Crematogaster biroi andelis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster biroi andelis Santschi Synonym, see Crematogaster bandarensis
Crematogaster brunnea ruginota Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster brunnea ruginota Santschi India
Crematogaster corporaali Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster corporaali Santschi Indonesia
Crematogaster degeeri lunaris Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster degeeri lunaris Santschi Synonym, see Crematogaster degeeri
Crematogaster descarpentriesi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster descarpentriesi Santschi Synonym, see Crematogaster ranavalonae
Crematogaster gerstaeckeri inquieta Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster gerstaeckeri inquieta Santschi Zimbabwe
Crematogaster menilekii completa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster menilekii completa Santschi Zimbabwe
Crematogaster mottazi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster mottazi Santschi Ivory Coast
Crematogaster vagula Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster vagula Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Crematogaster vidua Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster vidua Santschi Ivory Coast
Discothyrea bidens Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea bidens Clark Australia
Dolichoderus brevithorax Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus brevithorax Menozzi Indonesia
Dolichoderus sinensis atriceps Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus sinensis atriceps Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Dolichoderus sibiricus
Dorylus fulvus impressus Dorylinae Dorylus fulvus impressus Santschi Homonym, see Dorylus fulvus mordax
Eciton taunayi Dorylinae Neivamyrmex taunayi Borgmeier Synonym, see Neivamyrmex hetschkoi
Euponera pilosior Ponerinae Ponerini Euponera pilosior Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Euponera stigma compressinodis Ponerinae Ponerini Pseudoponera stigma compressinodis Borgmeier Synonym, see Pseudoponera succedanea
Formica cinerea iberica Formicinae Formicini Formica cinerea iberica Finzi Synonym, see Formica cinerea
Formica cinerea italica Formicinae Formicini Formica cinerea italica Finzi Synonym, see Formica cinerea
Formica montivaga Formicinae Formicini Formica montivaga Santschi Kazakhstan
Formica nitida orites Formicinae Formicini Proformica nitida orites Santschi Synonym, see Proformica nitida
Formica sanguinea arenicola Formicinae Formicini Formica sanguinea arenicola Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Synonym, see Formica sanguinea
Formica sanguinea leninei Formicinae Formicini Formica sanguinea leninei Santschi Synonym, see Formica sanguinea
Fulakora exigua Amblyoponinae Amblyoponini Fulakora exigua Clark Australia
Fulakora wilsoni Amblyoponinae Amblyoponini Fulakora wilsoni Clark Australia
Gnamptogenys ypirangensis Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys ypirangensis Borgmeier Synonym, see Gnamptogenys sulcata
Hypoponera exoecata Ponerinae Ponerini Hypoponera exoecata Wheeler, W.M. China
Hypoponera sulciceps Ponerinae Ponerini Hypoponera sulciceps Clark Australia
Iridomyrmex riograndensis Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Linepithema riograndensis Borgmeier Synonym, see Linepithema humile
Lasius minimus Formicinae Lasiini Lasius minimus Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Russian Federation
Lasius silvestrii Formicinae Lasiini Lasius silvestrii Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Lasius umbratus
Lasius teranishii Formicinae Lasiini Lasius teranishii Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Lasius orientalis
Leptogenys chelifera Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys chelifera Santschi Australia
Leptogenys karawaiewi Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys karawaiewi Santschi Indonesia
Leptothorax nassonovi firssovi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax nassonovi firssovi Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Synonym, see Temnothorax nassonovi
Leptothorax oceanicus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Leptothorax oceanicus Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Russian Federation
Melophorus constans Formicinae Melophorini Melophorus constans Santschi Synonym, see Melophorus aeneovirens
Meranoplus barretti Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Meranoplus barretti Santschi Australia
Meranoplus doddi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Meranoplus doddi Santschi Australia
Meranoplus linae Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Meranoplus linae Santschi Australia
Messor angularis Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor angularis Santschi Kenya
Messor arcistriatus Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor arcistriatus Santschi Synonym, see Messor decipiens
Messor crawleyi Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor crawleyi Santschi Egypt
Messor galla nobilis Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor galla nobilis Santschi Synonym, see Messor galla
Monomorium aequum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium aequum Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium madecassum
Monomorium bimaculatum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium bimaculatum Wheeler, W.M. China
Monomorium fraterculus barretti Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium fraterculus barretti Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium sydneyense
Monomorium impexum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium impexum Wheeler, W.M. China
Monomorium kusnezowi Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium kusnezowi Santschi Uzbekistan
Monomorium latinodoides Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Erromyrma latinodoides Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Erromyrma latinodis
Monomorium minutum samoanum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium minutum samoanum Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium liliuokalanii
Monomorium sakalavum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium sakalavum Santschi Madagascar
Monomorium setuliferum dolichops Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium setuliferum dolichops Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium notulum
Monomorium setuliferum latior Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium setuliferum latior Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium notulum
Monomorium speculiceps Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium speculiceps Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium excelsior
Monomorium venustum turkmenicum Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium venustum turkmenicum Santschi Synonym, see Monomorium kusnezowi
Mychothorax acervorum orientalis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Leptothorax acervorum orientalis Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Synonym, see Leptothorax acervorum
Myrmecia piliventris femorata Myrmeciinae Myrmeciini Myrmecia piliventris femorata Santschi Synonym, see Myrmecia fulvipes
Myrmecia regina Myrmeciinae Myrmeciini Myrmecia regina Santschi Synonym, see Myrmecia gilberti
Myrmelachista reticulata Formicinae Myrmelachistini Myrmelachista reticulata Borgmeier Brazil
Myrmica ruginodis silvestrii Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica ruginodis silvestrii Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Myrmica ruginodis
Myrmica serica Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica serica Wheeler, W.M. China
Myrmica sulcinodis vicaria Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica sulcinodis vicaria Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Synonym, see Myrmica sulcinodis
Myrmica ussuriensis Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica ussuriensis Kuznetsov-Ugamsky Russian Federation
Myrmicaria adpressipilosa Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Myrmicaria adpressipilosa Santschi Indonesia
Neivamyrmex minensis Dorylinae Neivamyrmex minensis Borgmeier Brazil
Nylanderia pieli Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia pieli Santschi China
Odontomachus ruficeps ajax Ponerinae Ponerini Odontomachus ruficeps ajax Clark Synonym, see Odontomachus cephalotes
Oecophylla longinoda claridens Formicinae Oecophyllini Oecophylla longinoda claridens Santschi Ivory Coast
Oecophylla longinoda rufescens Formicinae Oecophyllini Oecophylla longinoda rufescens Santschi Congo
Oecophylla longinoda taeniata Formicinae Oecophyllini Oecophylla longinoda taeniata Santschi Democratic Republic of Congo
Oligomyrmex silvestrii Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara silvestrii Wheeler, W.M. Homonym, see Carebara wheeleri
Onychomyrmex glauerti Amblyoponinae Amblyoponini Onychomyrmex glauerti Clark Australia
Paraparatrechina minutula buxtoni Formicinae Lasiini Paraparatrechina minutula buxtoni Santschi Vanuatu
Paraparatrechina nana Formicinae Lasiini Paraparatrechina nana Santschi Australia
Paratrechina vaga crassipilis Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia vaga crassipilis Santschi Synonym, see Nylanderia vaga
Paratrechina vaga irritans Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia vaga irritans Santschi Synonym, see Nylanderia vaga
Pheidole albidula Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole albidula Santschi Democratic Republic of Congo
Pheidole areniphila aurora Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole areniphila aurora Santschi Tanzania
Pheidole concinna Wheeler, W.M. Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole concinna Wheeler, W.M. Homonym, see Pheidole rabo
Pheidole foederalis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole foederalis Borgmeier Brazil
Pheidole hongkongensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole hongkongensis Wheeler, W.M. China
Pheidole indosinensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole indosinensis Wheeler, W.M. China
Pheidole microgyna Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole microgyna Wheeler, W.M. Guyana
Pheidole oceanica nigriscapa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole oceanica nigriscapa Santschi Synonym, see Pheidole fervens
Pheidole oceanica upoluana Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole oceanica upoluana Santschi Synonym, see Pheidole oceanica
Pheidole prelli ingenita Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole prelli ingenita Santschi Ivory Coast
Pheidole rinae incensa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole rinae incensa Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Pheidole pieli
Pheidole taipoana Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole taipoana Wheeler, W.M. China
Pheidologeton arnoldi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara arnoldi Santschi Homonym, see Carebara kunensis
Pheidologeton mayri Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara mayri Santschi Homonym, see Carebara gustavmayri
Philidris myrmecodiae mandibularis Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Philidris myrmecodiae mandibularis Santschi Indonesia
Platythyrea pulchella Ponerinae Platythyreini Platythyrea pulchella Santschi Synonym, see Platythyrea parallela
Platythyrea pusilla pacifica Ponerinae Platythyreini Platythyrea pusilla pacifica Santschi Synonym, see Platythyrea parallela
Polyrhachis barnardi Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis barnardi Clark Synonym, see Polyrhachis sexspinosa
Polyrhachis barretti Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis barretti Clark Australia
Polyrhachis bouvieri Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis bouvieri Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis coronata Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis coronata Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis goramensis
Polyrhachis corporaali Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis corporaali Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis fruhstorferi torta Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis fruhstorferi torta Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis indocilis Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis indocilis Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis fervens
Polyrhachis karawaiewi Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis karawaiewi Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis radicicola
Polyrhachis orsylla javanensis Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis orsylla javanensis Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis pagana Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis pagana Santschi India
Polyrhachis rastellata congener Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis rastellata congener Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis romanovi Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis romanovi Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis schang amboinae Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis schang amboinae Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis dolomedes
Polyrhachis sculpturata javaniana Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis sculpturata javaniana Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis sericata pruinosula Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis sericata pruinosula Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis litigiosa
Polyrhachis simpla Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis simpla Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis stitzi Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis stitzi Santschi Papua New Guinea
Polyrhachis thrinax castanella Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis thrinax castanella Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis thrinax castanea
Polyrhachis tibialis addax Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis tibialis addax Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis tibialis completa Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis tibialis completa Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis tibialis nigricornis Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis tibialis nigricornis Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis tibialis pectita Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis tibialis pectita Santschi Sri Lanka
Polyrhachis tonsilis Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis tonsilis Santschi Indonesia
Polyrhachis verticalis Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis verticalis Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis limbata
Ponera scabra Ponerinae Ponerini Ponera scabra Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Ponera sinensis Ponerinae Ponerini Ponera sinensis Wheeler, W.M. China
Poneracantha menozzii Ectatomminae Ectatommini Poneracantha menozzii Borgmeier Brazil
Probolomyrmex dammermani Proceratiinae Probolomyrmecini Probolomyrmex dammermani Wheeler, W.M. Indonesia
Proformica kusnezowi Formicinae Formicini Proformica kusnezowi Santschi Kazakhstan
Proformica nasuta syrdariana Formicinae Formicini Proformica nasuta syrdariana Santschi Kazakhstan
Rhopalothrix procera samoana Myrmicinae Attini Eurhopalothrix procera samoana Santschi Synonym, see Eurhopalothrix procera
Romblonella liogaster Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Romblonella liogaster Santschi Fiji
Rossomyrmex proformicarum Formicinae Formicini Rossomyrmex proformicarum Arnoldi Russian Federation
Solenopsis brevicornis petropolitana Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis brevicornis petropolitana Borgmeier Synonym, see Solenopsis brevicornis
Solenopsis indagatrix Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis indagatrix Wheeler, W.M. China
Solenopsis japonica Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis japonica Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Stenamma ucrainicum Myrmicinae Stenammini Stenamma ucrainicum Arnoldi Synonym, see Stenamma debile
Stenamma westwoodi tscherkessicum Myrmicinae Stenammini Stenamma westwoodi tscherkessicum Arnoldi Synonym, see Stenamma striatulum
Stigmacros barretti Formicinae Melophorini Stigmacros barretti Santschi Australia
Stigmatomma silvestrii Amblyoponinae Amblyoponini Stigmatomma silvestrii Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Strumigenys foochowensis Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys foochowensis Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Strumigenys membranifera
Strumigenys silvestriana Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys silvestriana Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Strumigenys membranifera
Tapinolepis candida Formicinae Plagiolepidini Tapinolepis candida Santschi South Africa
Tapinoma annandalei Dolichoderinae Tapinoma annandalei Wheeler, W.M. India
Tapinoma funiculare Dolichoderinae Tapinoma funiculare Santschi Vietnam
Tapinoma indicum timidum Dolichoderinae Tapinoma indicum timidum Santschi Vanuatu
Tapinoma melanocephalum australe Dolichoderinae Tapinoma melanocephalum australe Santschi Synonym, see Tapinoma melanocephalum
Tapinoma melanocephalum australis Dolichoderinae Tapinoma melanocephalum australis Santschi Synonym, see Tapinoma melanocephalum
Tapinoma minutum cephalicum Dolichoderinae Tapinoma minutum cephalicum Santschi Australia
Tapinoma silvestrii Dolichoderinae Tapinoma silvestrii Wheeler, W.M. China
Technomyrmex albipes rufescens Dolichoderinae Technomyrmex albipes rufescens Santschi Synonym, see Technomyrmex vitiensis
Technomyrmex obscurior Dolichoderinae Technomyrmex obscurior Wheeler, W.M. China
Temnothorax argentipes Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax argentipes Wheeler, W.M. China
Temnothorax tergestinus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax tergestinus Finzi Germany
Tetramorium nipponense Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium nipponense Wheeler, W.M. Japan
Tetramorium simillimum insulare Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium simillimum insulare Santschi Synonym, see Tetramorium simillimum
Tetraponera ophthalmica tenebrosa Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera ophthalmica tenebrosa Santschi Synonym, see Tetraponera ophthalmica
Tetraponera ophthalmica unidens Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera ophthalmica unidens Santschi Synonym, see Tetraponera ophthalmica
Tetraponera perlonga Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera perlonga Santschi Madagascar
Thaumatomyrmex cochlearis Ponerinae Ponerini Thaumatomyrmex cochlearis Creighton Cuba
Vollenhovia agilis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Vollenhovia agilis Santschi Synonym, see Vollenhovia samoensis
Vollenhovia emeryi chosenica Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Vollenhovia emeryi chosenica Wheeler, W.M. Synonym, see Vollenhovia emeryi
Wasmannia auropunctata brevispinosa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium auropunctata brevispinosa Borgmeier Synonym, see Tetramorium simillimum
Xiphomyrmex kivuense atrinodis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium kivuense atrinodis Santschi Synonym, see Tetramorium edouardi