Taxa Described in 1968

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The following 6 genera were described in 1968 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Dodecamyrmica Myrmicinae Myrmicini Arnoldi Myrmica arnoldii Synonym, see Myrmica
Dysedrognathus Myrmicinae Attini Taylor Dysedrognathus extemenus, now Strumigenys extemena Synonym, see Strumigenys
Eomonocombus Formicinae Formicini Arnoldi Myrmecocystus cinnamomeus, now Cataglyphis cinnamomea Synonym, see Cataglyphis
Leonomyrma Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Arnoldi Leonomyrma spinosa, now Temnothorax sentosus Synonym, see Temnothorax
Noonilla Leptanillinae Leptanillini Petersen Noonilla copiosa 1
Tatuidris Agroecomyrmecinae Agroecomyrmicini Brown & Kempf Tatuidris tatusia 1

The following 68 species/subspecies were described in 1968 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Aenictus dlusskyi Dorylinae Aenictus dlusskyi Arnoldi Armenia
Aphaenogaster fabulosa Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster fabulosa Arnoldi Turkmenistan
Aphaenogaster georgica Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster georgica Arnoldi Georgia
Aphaenogaster gibbosa chorassanica Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster gibbosa chorassanica Arnoldi Synonym, see Aphaenogaster gibbosa
Aphaenogaster semipolita ionia Baroni Urbani Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster semipolita ionia Baroni Urbani Synonym, see Aphaenogaster balcanica
Aphaenogaster subterraneoides armeniaca Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster subterraneoides armeniaca Arnoldi Armenia
Camponotus coptobregma Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus coptobregma Kempf Brazil
Cataglyphis aenescens georgica Formicinae Formicini Cataglyphis aenescens georgica Arnoldi Synonym, see Cataglyphis aenescens
Cataglyphis elegantissima Formicinae Formicini Cataglyphis elegantissima Arnoldi Turkmenistan
Crematogaster browni Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster browni Buren United States
Crematogaster colei Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster colei Buren United States
Crematogaster hespera Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster hespera Buren United States
Crematogaster indefensa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster indefensa Kempf Bolivia
Crematogaster isolata Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster isolata Buren United States
Crematogaster larreae Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster larreae Buren United States
Crematogaster manni Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster manni Buren Cuba
Crematogaster marioni Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster marioni Buren United States
Crematogaster mutans Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster mutans Buren United States
Crematogaster navajoa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster navajoa Buren United States
Crematogaster nocturna Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster nocturna Buren United States
Crematogaster opuntiae Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster opuntiae Buren United States
Crematogaster patei Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster patei Buren Mexico
Crematogaster rifelna Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster rifelna Buren United States
Crematogaster rossi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster rossi Buren Mexico
Cyphomyrmex cornutus Myrmicinae Attini Cyphomyrmex cornutus Kempf Colombia
Eurhopalothrix apharogonia Myrmicinae Attini Eurhopalothrix apharogonia Snelling, R.R. El Salvador
Eurhopalothrix greensladei Myrmicinae Attini Eurhopalothrix greensladei Taylor Solomon Islands
Eurhopalothrix szentivanyi Myrmicinae Attini Eurhopalothrix szentivanyi Taylor New Guinea
Formica creightoni Formicinae Formicini Formica creightoni Buren United States
Formica fusca hyrcana Formicinae Formicini Formica fusca hyrcana Arnoldi Russian Federation
Formica rizadaghi Formicinae Formicini Formica rizadaghi Arnoldi Synonym, see Formica clara
Gnamptogenys pneodonax Ectatomminae Ectatommini Alfaria pneodonax Kempf Synonym, see Alfaria minuta
Gnamptogenys soror Ectatomminae Ectatommini Alfaria soror Kempf & Brown Synonym, see Alfaria caelata
Gnamptogenys turmalis Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys turmalis Kempf & Brown Synonym, see Gnamptogenys hartmani
Harpagoxenus sublaevis caucasicus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Harpagoxenus sublaevis caucasicus Arnoldi Georgia
Holcoponera bisulca Ectatomminae Ectatommini Holcoponera bisulca Kempf & Brown Colombia
Lasius bureni Formicinae Lasiini Lasius bureni Wing United States
Lasius colei Formicinae Lasiini Lasius colei Wing United States
Lasius creightoni Formicinae Lasiini Lasius creightoni Wing United States
Leonomyrma spinosa Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax spinosa Arnoldi Homonym, see Temnothorax sentosus
Lepisiota velox Formicinae Plagiolepidini Lepisiota velox Baroni Urbani Tunisia
Leptanilla astylina Leptanillinae Leptanillini Leptanilla astylina Petersen Philippines
Messor lamellicornis Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor lamellicornis Arnoldi Kazakhstan
Myrmica lampra Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica lampra Francoeur Canada
Noonilla copiosa Leptanillinae Leptanillini Noonilla copiosa Petersen Philippines
Pheidole embolopyx Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole embolopyx Brown Brazil
Pogonomyrmex anzensis Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex anzensis Cole United States
Pogonomyrmex bicolor Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex bicolor Cole United States
Pogonomyrmex brevispinosus Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex brevispinosus Cole United States
Pogonomyrmex magnacanthus Myrmicinae Pogonomyrmecini Pogonomyrmex magnacanthus Cole United States
Poneracantha lucaris Ectatomminae Ectatommini Poneracantha lucaris Kempf Brazil
Pristomyrmex erythropygus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Pristomyrmex erythropygus Taylor Australia
Pristomyrmex wilsoni Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Pristomyrmex wilsoni Taylor Australia
Proceratium goliath Proceratiinae Proceratiini Proceratium goliath Kempf & Brown Costa Rica
Proformica kobachidzei Formicinae Formicini Proformica kobachidzei Arnoldi Georgia
Rhopalothrix orbis Myrmicinae Attini Rhopalothrix orbis Taylor Australia
Stigmatomma annae Amblyoponinae Amblyoponini Stigmatomma annae Arnoldi Turkmenistan
Strongylognathus insularis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Strongylognathus insularis Baroni Urbani Malta
Strumigenys extemena Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys extemena Taylor Singapore
Strumigenys murphyi Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys murphyi Taylor Malaysia
Strumigenys sisyrata Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys sisyrata Brown New Guinea
Tatuidris tatusia Agroecomyrmecinae Tatuidris tatusia Brown & Kempf French Guiana
Temnothorax algerianus Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax algerianus Cagniant Algeria
Temnothorax monjauzei Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax monjauzei Cagniant Algeria
Temnothorax splendidiceps Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax splendidiceps Baroni Urbani Malta
Temnothorax tamarae Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax tamarae Arnoldi Georgia
Tetramorium taurocaucasicum Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium taurocaucasicum Arnoldi Synonym, see Tetramorium chefketi
Xerolitor explicatus Myrmicinae Attini Xerolitor explicatus Kempf Brazil