Taxa Described in 2005

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The following 3 genera were described in 2005 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Arnoldius Dolichoderinae Bothriomyrmecini Dubovikov Bothriomyrmex flavus, now Arnoldius flavus 4
Cananeuretus Aneuretinae Engel & Grimaldi Cananeuretus occidentalis Yes 1
Myanmyrma Uncertain Engel & Grimaldi Myanmyrma gracilis Yes 1

The following 29 species/subspecies were described in 2005 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Acropyga bakwele Formicinae Plagiolepidini Acropyga bakwele LaPolla & Fisher Gabon
Acropyga glaesaria Formicinae Plagiolepidini Acropyga glaesaria LaPolla Yes
Aenictus henanensis Dorylinae Aenictus henanensis Li & Wang, Y.-L. China
Camponotus densopilus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus densopilus Shattuck New Guinea
Camponotus maritimus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus maritimus Ward United States
Camponotus posteropilus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus posteropilus Shattuck Papua New Guinea
Camponotus subpilus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus subpilus Shattuck Indonesia
Camponotus thadeus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus thadeus Shattuck Australia
Camponotus xanthopilus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus xanthopilus Shattuck New Guinea
Cananeuretus occidentalis Aneuretinae Cananeuretus occidentalis Engel & Grimaldi Yes
Cardiocondyla tiwarii Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Cardiocondyla tiwarii Ghosh, Sheela & Kundu India
Discothyrea berlita Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea berlita Fisher Mauritius
Dolichoderus dajiensis Dolichoderinae Dolichoderus dajiensis Wang, W. & Zheng China
Dorymyrmex antillanus Dolichoderinae Dorymyrmex antillanus Snelling, R.R. Antilles
Gerontoformica orientalis Sphecomyrminae Sphecomyrmini Gerontoformica orientalis Engel & Grimaldi Yes
Lasius fuji Formicinae Lasiini Lasius fuji Radchenko Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea
Myanmyrma gracilis Uncertain Myanmyrma gracilis Engel & Grimaldi Yes
Myrmica schenckioides Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica schenckioides Boer & Noordijk Synonym, see Myrmica schencki
Pheidole aspidata Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole aspidata Eguchi & Bui Vietnam
Pheidole funki Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole funki LaPolla Guyana
Pheidole schultzi Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole schultzi LaPolla Homonym, see Pheidole neoschultzi
Plagiolepis breviscapa Formicinae Plagiolepidini Plagiolepis breviscapa Collingwood & van Harten Yemen
Proceratium google Proceratiinae Proceratiini Proceratium google Fisher Madagascar
Proformica ossetica Formicinae Formicini Proformica ossetica Dubovikoff Russian Federation
Sphecomyrma mesaki Sphecomyrminae Sphecomyrmini Sphecomyrma mesaki Engel & Grimaldi Yes
Stenamma alas Myrmicinae Stenammini Stenamma alas Longino Costa Rica
Tetramorium hirsutum Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Tetramorium hirsutum Collingwood & van Harten Yemen
Trachymyrmex cirratus Myrmicinae Attini Trachymyrmex cirratus Mayhé-Nunes & Brandão Brazil
Vollenhovia lucimandibula Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Vollenhovia lucimandibula Wang, W., Zhou & Huang China