Taxa Described in 2019

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The following 3 genera were described in 2019 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Mycetomoellerius Myrmicinae Attini Solomon, Rabeling, Sosa-Calvo & Schultz Atta iheringi, now Mycetomoellerius iheringi 30
Paratrachymyrmex Myrmicinae Attini Solomon, Rabeling, Sosa-Calvo & Schultz Atta intermedia, now Paratrachymyrmex intermedius 9
Thanacomyrmex Myrmicinae Cheny, Wang & Perrichot Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum Yes Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region 1

The following 159 species/subspecies were described in 2019 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Acanthomyrmex malikuli Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Acanthomyrmex malikuli Jaitrong & Asanok Thailand
Acanthomyrmex mizunoi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Acanthomyrmex mizunoi Jaitrong & Asanok Thailand
Acromyrmex fowleri Myrmicinae Attini Acromyrmex fowleri Rabeling, Messer, Lacau & Delabie Brazil
Anochetus longus Ponerinae Ponerini Anochetus longus Chen, Yang & Zhou China
Anochetus medogensis Ponerinae Ponerini Anochetus medogensis Chen, Yang & Zhou China
Aphaenogaster illyrica Myrmicinae Attini Aphaenogaster illyrica Bračko, Lapeva-Gjonova, Salata, Borowiec & Polak Slovenia
Aphaenogaster trinacriae Myrmicinae Stenammini Aphaenogaster trinacriae Alicata & Schifani Italy
Brachymyrmex bahamensis Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex bahamensis Ortiz-Sepulveda, Van Bocxlaer, Meneses & Fernández Bahamas
Brachymyrmex bicolor Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex bicolor Ortiz-Sepulveda, Van Bocxlaer, Meneses & Fernández Honduras
Brachymyrmex iridescens Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex iridescens Ortiz-Sepulveda, Van Bocxlaer, Meneses & Fernández Brazil
Brachymyrmex sosai Formicinae Myrmelachistini Brachymyrmex sosai Ortiz-Sepulveda, Van Bocxlaer, Meneses & Fernández Peru
Camponotus bellacolor Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus bellacolor Mackay Mexico
Camponotus heidrunvogtae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus heidrunvogtae Seifert Bosnia and Herzegovina
Camponotus johnsoni Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus johnsoni Mackay Mexico
Camponotus laevissimus Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus laevissimus Mackay United States
Camponotus schulzi Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus schulzi Salata, Loss, Karaman, Kiran, Borowiec Turkey
Carebara groehni Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara groehni Radchenko, Dlussky & Gröhn Yes Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region
Carebara kutscheri Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Carebara kutscheri Radchenko, Dlussky & Gröhn Yes Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Bitterfeld amber, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Chrysapace merimbunensis Dorylinae Chrysapace merimbunensis Yamada & Eguchi Brunei Darussalam
Crematogaster gryllsi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster gryllsi Sharaf & Hita Garcia Saudi Arabia
Crematogaster jacindae Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster jacindae Sharaf & Hita Garcia Oman
Crematogaster monocula Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster monocula Hosoishi Cambodia
Crematogaster primitiva Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster primitiva Radchenko & Dlussky Yes Priabonian, Late Eocene Rovno amber, Ukraine
Crematogaster yaharai Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster yaharai Hosoishi & Ogata Cambodia
Cryptopone pauli Ponerinae Ponerini Cryptopone pauli Fernandes & Delabie Brazil
Dilobocondyla rufida Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Dilobocondyla rufida Chen, Li & Zhou China
Discothyrea aisnetu Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea aisnetu Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Tanzania
Discothyrea athene Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea athene Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Uganda
Discothyrea chimera Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea chimera Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Tanzania
Discothyrea damato Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea damato Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Uganda
Discothyrea dryad Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea dryad Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Kenya
Discothyrea gaia Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea gaia Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Zimbabwe
Discothyrea gryphon Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea gryphon Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Rwanda
Discothyrea hawkesi Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea hawkesi Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Tanzania
Discothyrea kalypso Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea kalypso Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Tanzania
Discothyrea maia Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea maia Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Zimbabwe
Discothyrea michelae Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea michelae Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Tanzania
Discothyrea penthos Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea penthos Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Ivory Coast
Discothyrea schulzei Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea schulzei Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Rwanda
Discothyrea venus Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea venus Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Ivory Coast
Discothyrea wakanda Proceratiinae Proceratiini Discothyrea wakanda Hita-Garcia & Lieberman Democratic Republic of Congo
Echinopla tunkuabduljalilii Formicinae Camponotini Echinopla tunkuabduljalilii Laciny, Zettel, Maryati & Noor-Izwan Thailand
Eldermyrmex exsectus Dolichoderinae Eldermyrmex exsectus Dubovikoff & Dlussky Yes Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Bitterfeld amber, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Gnamptogenys piei Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys piei Dias & Lattke Brazil
Leptogenys loarelae Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys loarelae Ramage New Caledonia
Linguamyrmex rhinocerus Haidomyrmecinae Linguamyrmex rhinocerus Miao & Wang Yes Early Cenomanian, Late Cretaceous Burmese amber, Kachin Province, Myanmar
Lioponera neocaledonica Dorylinae Lioponera neocaledonica Jouault, Ramage & Perrichot New Caledonia
Meranoplus mosalahi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Meranoplus mosalahi Sharaf Oman
Messor creticus Myrmicinae Stenammini Messor creticus Salata & Borowiec Greece
Metapone murphyi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Metapone murphyi Wang, Yamada & Eguchi Singapore
Myrmecina andalas Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Myrmecina andalas Satria & Yamane Indonesia
Myrmecina nitidiuscula Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Myrmecina nitidiuscula Satria & Yamane Indonesia
Myrmecina raviwonghei Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Myrmecina raviwonghei Jaitrong, Samung, Waengsothorn & Okido Thailand
Myrmicaria morettoi Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Myrmicaria morettoi Scupola Senegal
Nylanderia bibadia Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia bibadia LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia caerula Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia caerula LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia coveri Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia coveri LaPolla & Kallal Grenada
Nylanderia disatra Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia disatra LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia esperanza Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia esperanza LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia fuscaspecula Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia fuscaspecula LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia lucayana Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia lucayana LaPolla & Kallal Bahamas
Nylanderia metacista Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia metacista LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia pini Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia pini LaPolla & Kallal Dominican Republic
Nylanderia semitincta Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia semitincta LaPolla & Kallal Puerto Rico
Nylanderia sierra Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia sierra LaPolla & Kallal Cuba
Nylanderia wardi Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia wardi LaPolla & Kallal Cuba
Nylanderia xestonota Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia xestonota LaPolla & Kallal Cuba
Nylanderia zaminyops Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia zaminyops LaPolla & Kallal Trinidad and Tobago
Pheidole ajaxigibba Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ajaxigibba Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole andersoni Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole andersoni Longino Mexico
Pheidole angustinigra Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole angustinigra Longino Guatemala
Pheidole anticua Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole anticua Casadei-Ferreira, Chaul & Feitosa Yes Burdigalian, Early Miocene Dominican amber, Dominican Republic
Pheidole atitlana Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole atitlana Longino Guatemala
Pheidole balatro Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole balatro Longino
Pheidole belonorte Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole belonorte Longino Honduras
Pheidole besalon Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole besalon Longino Mexico
Pheidole bicornisculpta Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole bicornisculpta Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole brownampla Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole brownampla Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole cahui Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole cahui Longino Guatemala
Pheidole caliginosa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole caliginosa Longino
Pheidole carinitida Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole carinitida Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole corniclypeus Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole corniclypeus Longino Nicaragua
Pheidole costaricensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole costaricensis Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole cusuco Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole cusuco Longino Honduras
Pheidole depressinoda Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole depressinoda Longino Guatemala
Pheidole eosimilis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole eosimilis Longino Nicaragua
Pheidole familiaparra Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole familiaparra Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole fincanaranjo Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole fincanaranjo Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole hansoni Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole hansoni Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole hectornitida Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole hectornitida Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole hitoy Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole hitoy Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole huarache Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole huarache Longino Guatemala
Pheidole imbrilis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole imbrilis Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole indagarama Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole indagarama Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole kasparii Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole kasparii Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole kelainos Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole kelainos Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole lagunculiminor Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole lagunculiminor Longino Guatemala
Pheidole lamancha Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole lamancha Longino Mexico
Pheidole laselvoides Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole laselvoides Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole lineafrons Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole lineafrons Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole luteagossamer Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole luteagossamer Longino Nicaragua
Pheidole machaquila Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole machaquila Longino Guatemala
Pheidole marmor Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole marmor Longino Guatemala
Pheidole moskitia Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole moskitia Longino Honduras
Pheidole muralla Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole muralla Longino Honduras
Pheidole musacolor Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole musacolor Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole musinermis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole musinermis Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole natalie Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole natalie Longino Nicaragua
Pheidole nephele Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole nephele Longino Honduras
Pheidole obturaculum Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole obturaculum Longino Mexico
Pheidole passivaeferox Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole passivaeferox Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole perissothrix Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole perissothrix Longino Guatemala
Pheidole platyscapa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole platyscapa Longino Nicaragua
Pheidole probolonotum Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole probolonotum Longino Mexico
Pheidole rima Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole rima Longino Mexico
Pheidole rogeripolita Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole rogeripolita Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole savegre Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole savegre Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole sensipelada Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole sensipelada Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole sepultura Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole sepultura Longino Mexico
Pheidole tapanti Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole tapanti Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole tikal Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole tikal Longino Guatemala
Pheidole tinamu Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole tinamu Longino Costa Rica
Pheidole tsontekonwei Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole tsontekonwei Longino Mexico
Pheidole tuculutan Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole tuculutan Longino Guatemala
Pheidole xiloa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole xiloa Longino Nicaragua
Pheidole zannia Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole zannia Longino Honduras
Ponera terayamai Ponerinae Ponerini Ponera terayamai Leong, Guenard, Shiao & Lin Taiwan
Ponera tudigong Ponerinae Ponerini Ponera tudigong Pierce, Leong & Guénard China
Ponera wui Ponerinae Ponerini Ponera wui Leong, Guenard, Shiao & Lin Taiwan
Probolomyrmex cegua Proceratiinae Probolomyrmecini Probolomyrmex cegua Oliveira & Feitosa Nicaragua
Probolomyrmex dentinodis Proceratiinae Probolomyrmecini Probolomyrmex dentinodis Oliveira & Feitosa Brazil
Probolomyrmex kelleri Proceratiinae Probolomyrmecini Probolomyrmex kelleri Oliveira & Feitosa Venezuela
Probolomyrmex lamellatus Proceratiinae Probolomyrmecini Probolomyrmex lamellatus Oliveira & Feitosa Brazil
Proceratium amazonicum Proceratiinae Proceratiini Proceratium amazonicum Fernandes, Delabie & Fernández Brazil
Proformica chelmosensis Formicinae Formicini Proformica chelmosensis Lebas & Galkowski Greece
Recurvidris lekakuli Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Recurvidris lekakuli Jaitrong, Tokeeree, Pitaktunsakul & Wiwatwitaya Thailand
Simopone fisheri Dorylinae Simopone fisheri Chen, Chen & Zhou China
Strumigenys ananeotes Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys ananeotes Longino & Booher United States
Strumigenys anorak Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys anorak Sarnat, Hita-Garcia, Dudley, Liu, Fischer & Economo Fiji
Strumigenys artemis Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys artemis Sarnat, Hita-Garcia, Dudley, Liu, Fischer & Economo Fiji
Strumigenys avatar Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys avatar Sarnat, Hita-Garcia, Dudley, Liu, Fischer & Economo Fiji
Strumigenys caiman Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys caiman Booher, Prebus & Lubertazzi Cuba
Strumigenys economoi Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys economoi Booher, Prebus & Lubertazzi Dominican Republic
Strumigenys gunter Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys gunter Sarnat, Hita-Garcia, Dudley, Liu, Fischer & Economo Fiji
Strumigenys hirsuta Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys hirsuta Tang, Pierce & Guénard China
Strumigenys hubbewatyorum Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys hubbewatyorum Booher, Prebus & Lubertazzi Cuba
Strumigenys lantaui Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys lantaui Tang, Pierce & Guénard China
Strumigenys nathistorisoc Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys nathistorisoc Tang, Pierce & Guénard China
Strumigenys oasis Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys oasis Sarnat, Hita-Garcia, Dudley, Liu, Fischer & Economo Fiji
Strumigenys parzival Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys parzival Sarnat, Hita-Garcia, Dudley, Liu, Fischer & Economo Fiji
Strumigenys zemi Myrmicinae Attini Strumigenys zemi Booher, Prebus & Lubertazzi Dominican Republic
Tapinoma glaesaria Dolichoderinae Tapinomini Tapinoma glaesaria Perrichot, Salsa-Gismondi & Antoine Yes Priabonian, Late Eocene Rovno amber, Ukraine
Tapinoma neli Dolichoderinae Tapinomini Tapinoma neli Perrichot, Salsa-Gismondi & Antoine Yes late Middle Miocene Peruvian amber, Pebas Formation, Tamshiyacu, Peru
Temnothorax almeqeri Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax almeqeri Sharaf Saudi Arabia
Temnothorax brackoi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax brackoi Salata & Borowiec Greece
Temnothorax elmenshawyi Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax elmenshawyi Sharaf, Wachkoo & Hita Garcia Saudi Arabia
Temnothorax messiniaensis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax messiniaensis Salata & Borowiec Greece
Temnothorax triangularis Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Temnothorax triangularis Salata & Borowiec Greece
Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum Myrmicinae Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum Cheny, Wang & Perrichot Yes Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region