Taxa Described in 1939

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The following 2 genera were described in 1939 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Ctenobethylus Dolichoderinae Tapinomini Brues Ctenobethylus succinalis, now Ctenobethylus goepperti Yes 1
Wadeura Ponerinae Ponerini Weber Wadeura guianensis, now Cryptopone guianensis Synonym, see Cryptopone

The following 112 species/subspecies were described in 1939 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Acanthoponera goeldii goyana Heteroponerinae Acanthoponera goeldii goyana Borgmeier Synonym, see Acanthoponera mucronata
Acanthoponera spininodis Heteroponerinae Acanthoponera spininodis Weber Synonym, see Acanthoponera minor
Acromyrmex nobilis Myrmicinae Attini Acromyrmex nobilis Santschi Brazil
Acropyga borgmeieri Formicinae Plagiolepidini Acropyga borgmeieri Donisthorpe Synonym, see Acropyga goeldii
Anochetus jacobsoni Menozzi Ponerinae Ponerini Anochetus jacobsoni Menozzi Homonym, see Anochetus rugosus
Aphaenogaster pallida laurenti Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster pallida laurenti Santschi Algeria
Atta opaciceps Myrmicinae Attini Atta opaciceps Borgmeier Brazil
Atta robusta Myrmicinae Attini Atta robusta Borgmeier Brazil
Atta vollenweideri lugens Myrmicinae Attini Atta vollenweideri lugens Borgmeier Synonym, see Atta sexdens
Basiceros redux Myrmicinae Attini Basiceros redux Donisthorpe Guyana
Brachymyrmex donisthorpei Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex donisthorpei Santschi Colombia
Camponotus cinctellus belliceps Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus cinctellus belliceps Santschi Democratic Republic of Congo
Camponotus compressus cosensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus compressus cosensis Finzi Synonym, see Camponotus sanctus
Camponotus cordiceps Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus cordiceps Santschi Argentina
Camponotus criniticeps Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus criniticeps Menozzi Ethiopia
Camponotus foleyi Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus foleyi Santschi Algeria
Camponotus lateralis cypridis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus lateralis cypridis Santschi Synonym, see Camponotus rebeccae
Camponotus laurenti Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus laurenti Santschi Algeria
Camponotus melanoticus catharinae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus melanoticus catharinae Santschi Brazil
Camponotus melanoticus nigrescens Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus melanoticus nigrescens Santschi Homonym, see Camponotus melanoticus kempfi
Camponotus melanoticus paranaensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus melanoticus paranaensis Santschi Brazil
Camponotus micans asniensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus micans asniensis Santschi Morocco
Camponotus punctulatus brevibarbis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus punctulatus brevibarbis Santschi Bolivia
Camponotus punctulatus tenuibarbis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus punctulatus tenuibarbis Santschi Argentina
Camponotus pupillus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus pupillus Santschi Morocco
Camponotus territus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus territus Santschi Argentina
Cataglyphis cugiai Formicinae Formicini Cataglyphis cugiai Menozzi India
Cataulacus meduseus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Cataulacus meduseus Santschi Synonym, see Cataulacus brevisetosus
Cataulacus theobromicola Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Cataulacus theobromicola Santschi Democratic Republic of Congo
Cerapachys ierensis Dorylinae Ooceraea ierensis Weber Synonym, see Ooceraea biroi
Crematogaster coelestis mercatori Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster coelestis mercatori Santschi Guinea
Crematogaster minutissima thoracica Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster minutissima thoracica Creighton Homonym, see Crematogaster missouriensis
Crematogaster montana Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster montana Borgmeier Brazil
Crematogaster pseudinermis muellerianus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster pseudinermis muellerianus Finzi Ethiopia
Cryptopone guianensis Ponerinae Ponerini Cryptopone guianensis Weber Guyana
Discothyrea denticulata Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea denticulata Weber Guyana
Discothyrea humilis Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea humilis Weber Panama
Discothyrea icta Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea icta Weber Trinidad and Tobago
Dolichoderus abietis Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus abietis Kono & Sugihara Synonym, see Dolichoderus sibiricus
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus japonicus Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus quadripunctatus japonicus Yoshioka Synonym, see Dolichoderus sibiricus
Dorylus ductor Dorylinae Dorylus ductor Santschi Congo
Eciton marginatum Dorylinae Neivamyrmex marginatum Borgmeier Synonym, see Neivamyrmex adnepos
Eciton opacithorax castaneum Dorylinae Neivamyrmex opacithorax castaneum Borgmeier Synonym, see Neivamyrmex opacithorax
Ectatomma planidens Ectatomminae Ectatommini Ectatomma planidens Borgmeier Brazil
Formica habrogyna Formicinae Formicini Formica habrogyna Cole Synonym, see Formica difficilis
Formica rufa menozzii Formicinae Formicini Formica rufa menozzii Stitz Synonym, see Formica truncorum
Formica rufa staegeri Formicinae Formicini Formica rufa staegeri Stitz Synonym, see Formica truncorum
Formica truncorum finzii Formicinae Formicini Formica truncorum finzii Stitz Germany
Formica wheeleri Stitz Formicinae Formicini Formica wheeleri Stitz Germany
Formica xerophila Formicinae Formicini Formica xerophila Smith, M.R. United States
Formicoxenus diversipilosus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Formicoxenus diversipilosus Smith, M.R. United States
Harpagoxenus canadensis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Harpagoxenus canadensis Smith, M.R. Canada
Hypoponera albopubescens Ponerinae Ponerini Hypoponera albopubescens Menozzi Indonesia
Iridomyrmex mazaruni Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus mazaruni Donisthorpe Synonym, see Dolichoderus diversus
Leptothorax balli Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax balli Santschi Synonym, see Temnothorax tyndalei
Leptothorax flavispinus facetus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax flavispinus facetus Santschi Synonym, see Temnothorax santschii
Leptothorax recedens barbarus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax recedens barbarus Santschi Synonym, see Temnothorax recedens
Lioponera alfierii Dorylinae Lioponera alfierii Donisthorpe Synonym, see Lioponera longitarsus
Lioponera cooperi Dorylinae Lioponera cooperi Donisthorpe Synonym, see Lioponera longitarsus
Messor galla rufula Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor galla rufula Finzi Synonym, see Messor galla
Messor lobicornis laurenti Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor lobicornis laurenti Santschi Algeria
Myrmecina atlantis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Myrmecina atlantis Santschi Algeria
Myrmecina graminicola dentata Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Myrmecina graminicola dentata Santschi Synonym, see Myrmecina graminicola
Myrmica aimonissabaudiae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica aimonissabaudiae Menozzi Pakistan
Myrmica americana Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica americana Weber United States
Myrmica dicaporiaccoi Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica dicaporiaccoi Menozzi Synonym, see Myrmica aimonissabaudiae
Myrmica discontinua Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica discontinua Weber United States
Myrmica hamulata Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica hamulata Weber United States
Myrmica lobicornis lissahorensis Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica lobicornis lissahorensis Stitz Synonym, see Myrmica lobicornis
Myrmica moravica dagmarae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica moravica dagmarae Sadil Synonym, see Myrmica deplanata
Myrmica nearctica Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica nearctica Weber United States
Myrmica smythiesi lutescens Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica smythiesi lutescens Menozzi Synonym, see Myrmica cachmiriensis
Myrmica wheeleri Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica wheeleri Weber United States
Neivamyrmex humilis Dorylinae Neivamyrmex humilis Borgmeier Costa Rica
Neivamyrmex spatulatus Dorylinae Neivamyrmex spatulatus Borgmeier Costa Rica
Neocerapachys neotropicus Dorylinae Neocerapachys neotropicus Weber Trinidad and Tobago
Oxyopomyrmex saulcyi latinodis Myrmicinae Stenammini Oxyopomyrmex saulcyi latinodis Santschi Synonym, see Oxyopomyrmex saulcyi
Pheidole caffra montivaga Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole caffra montivaga Santschi Zimbabwe
Pheidole goetschi Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole goetschi Santschi Synonym, see Pheidole bergi
Pheidole industa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole industa Santschi Uruguay
Pheidole occipitalis adami Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole occipitalis adami Santschi Guinea
Pheidole pulchella achantella Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole pulchella achantella Santschi Synonym, see Pheidole pulchella
Pheidole schwarzmaieri Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole schwarzmaieri Borgmeier Brazil
Plagiolepis balestrierii Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis balestrierii Menozzi India
Plagiolepis pontii Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis pontii Menozzi India
Polyrhachis limitis Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis limitis Santschi Democratic Republic of Congo
Polyrhachis revoili balli Formicinae Camponotini Polyrhachis revoili balli Santschi Synonym, see Polyrhachis weissi
Ponera oblongiceps Ponerinae Ponerini Hypoponera oblongiceps Smith, M.R. Synonym, see Hypoponera ragusai
Proceratium carinifrons Proceratiinae Proceratiini Proceratium carinifrons Menozzi Synonym, see Proceratium papuanum
Stenamma africanum Myrmicinae Stenammini Stenamma africanum Santschi Tunisia
Stenamma africanum submuticum Myrmicinae Stenammini Stenamma africanum submuticum Santschi Synonym, see Stenamma africanum
Strumigenys abdita Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys abdita Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G. United States
Strumigenys bimarginata Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys bimarginata Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G. United States
Strumigenys jacobsoni Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys jacobsoni Menozzi Indonesia
Strumigenys manni Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys manni Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G. Synonym, see Strumigenys pilinasis
Strumigenys medialis Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys medialis Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G. Synonym, see Strumigenys brevisetosa
Strumigenys reflexa Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys reflexa Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G. United States
Strumigenys venatrix Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys venatrix Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G. Synonym, see Strumigenys talpa
Temnothorax desioi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax desioi Menozzi India
Temnothorax desioi melanicus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax desioi melanicus Menozzi India
Temnothorax flavispinus amilcaris Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax flavispinus amilcaris Santschi Tunisia
Temnothorax flavispinus clivulus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax flavispinus clivulus Santschi Tunisia
Temnothorax flavispinus impurus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax flavispinus impurus Santschi Tunisia
Temnothorax nylanderi nylanderonigriceps Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax nylanderi nylanderonigriceps Stitz Germany
Temnothorax politus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax politus Smith, M.R. United States
Temnothorax unifasciatus obenbergeri Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax unifasciatus obenbergeri Sadil Czechoslovakia
Tetramorium zambezium Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium zambezium Santschi Zimbabwe
Tetraponera zavattarii Pseudomyrmecinae Tetraponera zavattarii Menozzi Ethiopia
Thaumatomyrmex atrox Ponerinae Ponerini Thaumatomyrmex atrox Weber Guyana
Thaumatomyrmex manni Ponerinae Ponerini Thaumatomyrmex manni Weber Bolivia
Typhlomyrmex richardsi Ectatomminae Typhlomyrmecini Typhlomyrmex richardsi Donisthorpe Synonym, see Typhlomyrmex clavicornis
Wadeura haskinsi Ponerinae Ponerini Cryptopone haskinsi Weber Synonym, see Cryptopone guianensis