Ant Species of Texas

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List of Species per The TIARA Biodiversity Project

Genus Acanthomyops
     Acanthomyops interjectus (Mayr) 
     Acanthomyops latipes (Walsh) 
Genus Acanthostichus
     Acanthostichus texanus Forel 
Genus Acromyrmex
     Acromyrmex versicolor chisosensis (Wheeler) 
Genus Amblyopone
     Amblyopone pallipes (Haldeman) 
Genus Aphaenogaster
     Aphaenogaster albisetosa Mayr 
     Aphaenogaster boulderensis smithi Gregg 
     Aphaenogaster cockerelli Andre 
     Aphaenogaster fulva Roger 
     Aphaenogaster lamellidens Mayr 
     Aphaenogaster mutica Pergande 
     Aphaenogaster punctaticeps MacKay 
     Aphaenogaster rudis (Enzmann) 
     Aphaenogaster tennesseensis (Mayr) 
     Aphaenogaster texana carolinensis Wheeler 
     Aphaenogaster texana (Emery) 
     Aphaenogaster treatae pluteicornis Wheeler & Wheeler 
Genus Atta
     Atta texana (Buckley) 
Genus Brachymyrmex
     Brachymyrmex depilis Emery 
     Brachymyrmex obscurior Forel 
Genus Camponotus
     Camponotus acutirostris Wheeler 
     Camponotus americanus Mayr 
     Camponotus atriceps (F. Smith) 
     Camponotus caryae (Fitch) taxon home page
     Camponotus castaneus (Latreille) taxon home page
     Camponotus cuauhtemoc Snelling taxon home page
     Camponotus decipiens Emery taxon home page
     Camponotus discolor (Buckley) taxon home page
     Camponotus etiolatus Wheeler taxon home page
     Camponotus festinatus (Buckley) taxon home page
     Camponotus hunteri Wheeler taxon home page
     Camponotus impressus (Roger) taxon home page
     Camponotus maccooki Forel taxon home page
     Camponotus nearcticus Emery taxon home page
     Camponotus noveboracensis (Fitch) taxon home page
     Camponotus ocreatus Emery taxon home page
     Camponotus pennsylvanicus (Degeer) taxon home page
     Camponotus planatus Roger taxon home page
     Camponotus pylartes Wheeler taxon home page
     Camponotus sansabeanus (Buckley) taxon home page
     Camponotus sayi Emery taxon home page
     Camponotus semitestaceus Emery taxon home page
     Camponotus snellingi Bolton taxon home page
     Camponotus sp. taxon home page
     Camponotus texanus Wheeler taxon home page
     Camponotus ulcerosus Wheeler taxon home page
     Camponotus vafer Wheeler taxon home page
     Camponotus vicinus Mayr taxon home page
Genus Cardiocondyla taxon home page
     Cardiocondyla ectopia Snelling taxon home page
     Cardiocondyla emeryi Forel taxon home page
     Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr) taxon home page
Genus Cephalotes taxon home page
     Cephalotes angustus (Mayr) taxon home page
     Cephalotes texanus (Santschi) taxon home page
Genus Cerapachys taxon home page
     Cerapachys augustae Wheeler taxon home page
     Cerapachys davisi Smith taxon home page
Genus Crematogaster taxon home page
     Crematogaster arizonensis Wheeler taxon home page
     Crematogaster ashmeadi Mayr taxon home page
     Crematogaster browni Buren taxon home page
     Crematogaster cerasi (Fitch) taxon home page
     Crematogaster colei Buren taxon home page
     Crematogaster depilis Wheeler taxon home page
     Crematogaster emeryana Creighton taxon home page
     Crematogaster hespera Buren taxon home page
     Crematogaster isolata Buren taxon home page
     Crematogaster laeviuscula Mayr taxon home page
     Crematogaster larrea Buren taxon home page
     Crematogaster lineolata (Say) taxon home page
     Crematogaster minutissima missuriensis Emery taxon home page
     Crematogaster minutissima Mayr taxon home page
     Crematogaster mormonum Emery taxon home page
     Crematogaster punctulata Emery taxon home page
     Crematogaster rifelna Buren taxon home page
     Crematogaster vermicullata Emery taxon home page
Genus Cryptopone taxon home page
     Cryptopone gilva (Roger) taxon home page
Genus Cyphomyrmex taxon home page
     Cyphomyrmex minutus Mayr taxon home page
     Cyphomyrmex rimosus (Spinola) taxon home page
     Cyphomyrmex wheeleri Forel taxon home page
Genus Dorymyrmex taxon home page
     Dorymyrmex bicolor Wheeler taxon home page
     Dorymyrmex flavus McCook taxon home page
     Dorymyrmex insanus (Buckley) taxon home page
     Dorymyrmex lipan Snelling taxon home page
     Dorymyrmex pyramicus (Roger) taxon home page
     Dorymyrmex smithi Cole 

Subfamily Ecitoninae - Army Ants

Genus Eciton
     Eciton mexicanum Roger 
Genus Labidus
     Labidus coecus (Latreille) 
Genus Neivamyrmex
     Neivamyrmex baylori Watkins 
     Neivamyrmex fuscipennis (M. R. Smith) 
     Neivamyrmex harrisii (Haldeman) 
     Neivamyrmex isodentatus MacKay 
     Neivamyrmex leonardi (Wheeler) 
     Neivamyrmex macropterus Borgmeier 
     Neivamyrmex melshaemeri (Haldeman) 
     Neivamyrmex minor (Cresson) 
     Neivamyrmex moseri Watkins 
     Neivamyrmex nigrescens (Cresson) 
     Neivamyrmex opacithorax (Emery) 
     Neivamyrmex pauxillus (Wheeler) 
     Neivamyrmex pilosus mexicanus (F. Smith) 
     Neivamyrmex spinolae (Westwood) 
     Neivamyrmex spoliator (Forel) 
     Neivamyrmex swainsonii (Shuckard) 
     Neivamyrmex texanus Watkins 
Genus Nomamyrmex
     Nomamyrmex esenbecki wilsoni (Santschi) 

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Genus Ectatomma
     Ectatomma tuberculatum (Olivier) 
Genus Forelius
     Forelius foetidus (Buckley) 
     Forelius mccooki (McCook) 
     Forelius pruinosus (Roger) 
Genus Formica
     Formica bradleyi Wheeler 
     Formica gnava Buckley 
     Formica gynocrates Snelling & Buren 
     Formica montana Emery taxon home page
     Formica neoclara Emery taxon home page
     Formica neogagates Emery taxon home page
     Formica neorufibarbis Emery taxon home page
     Formica nitidiventris Emery taxon home page
     Formica pallidefulva Latreille taxon home page
     Formica perpilosa Wheeler taxon home page
     Formica puberula Emery taxon home page
     Formica schaufussi dolosa Wheeler taxon home page
     Formica schaufussi Mayr taxon home page
     Formica subsericea Say taxon home page
Genus Gnamptogenys taxon home page
     Gnamptogenys hartmanni (Wheeler) taxon home page
Genus Hypoponera taxon home page
     Hypoponera ergatandria (Forel) taxon home page
     Hypoponera inexorata (Wheeler) taxon home page
     Hypoponera opaciceps (Mayr) taxon home page
     Hypoponera opacior (Forel) taxon home page
     Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger) taxon home page

Genus Lasius
     Lasius neoniger Emery taxon home page
     Lasius sitiens Wilson taxon home page
Genus Leptogenys taxon home page
     Leptogenys elongata (Buckley) taxon home page
Genus Leptothorax taxon home page
     Leptothorax carinatus Cole taxon home page
     Leptothorax curvispinosus Mayr taxon home page
     Leptothorax hispidus Cole taxon home page
     Leptothorax nevadensis Wheeler taxon home page
     Leptothorax nitens Emery taxon home page
     Leptothorax obliquicanthus Cole taxon home page
     Leptothorax obturator Wheeler taxon home page
     Leptothorax pergandei Emery taxon home page
     Leptothorax rugatulus brunnescens Wheeler taxon home page
     Leptothorax schaumii Roger taxon home page
     Leptothorax subditivus (Wheeler) taxon home page
     Leptothorax terrigena Wheeler taxon home page
     Leptothorax texanus Wheeler taxon home page
     Leptothorax tricarinatus neomexicanus Wheeler taxon home page
     Leptothorax wilda M. R. Smith taxon home page
Genus Linepithema taxon home page
     Linepithema humile (Mayr) taxon home page
Genus Liometopum taxon home page
     Liometopum apiculatum Mayr taxon home page
     Liometopum luctuosum Wheeler taxon home page
Genus Monomorium taxon home page
     Monomorium carbonarium (Smith) taxon home page
     Monomorium cyaneum Wheeler taxon home page
     Monomorium minimum (Buckley) taxon home page
     Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus) taxon home page
     Monomorium viridum Brown taxon home page
Genus Mycetosoritis taxon home page
     Mycetosoritis hartmanni (Wheeler) taxon home page
Genus Myrmecina taxon home page
     Myrmecina americana Emery taxon home page
Genus Myrmecocystus taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus depilis Forel taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus melliger Forel taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus mendax Wheeler taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus mexicanus Wesmael taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus mimicus Wheeler taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus navajo Wheeler taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus placodops Forel taxon home page
     Myrmecocystus romainei Snelling taxon home page
Genus Myrmica taxon home page
     Myrmica colax (Cole) taxon home page
     Myrmica latifrons Starcke taxon home page
     Myrmica punctiventris Roger taxon home page
     Myrmica striologaster Cole taxon home page

Genus Odontomachus taxon home page
     Odontomachus clarus Roger taxon home page
Genus Oligomyrmex taxon home page
     Oligomyrmex longii (Wheeler) taxon home page
Genus Pachycondyla taxon home page
     Pachycondyla harpax (Fabricius) taxon home page
     Pachycondyla villosa (Fabricius) taxon home page
Genus Paratrechina taxon home page
     Paratrechina arenivaga (Wheeler) taxon home page
     Paratrechina austroccidua Trager taxon home page
     Paratrechina bourbonica (Forel) taxon home page
     Paratrechina bruesii (Wheeler) taxon home page
     Paratrechina faisonensis (Forel) taxon home page
     Paratrechina guatemalensis (Forel) taxon home page
     Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille) taxon home page
     Paratrechina parvula (Mayr) taxon home page
     Paratrechina terricola (Buckley) taxon home page
     Paratrechina vividula (Nylander) taxon home page
Genus Pheidole taxon home page
     Pheidole anastasii Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole bicarinata vinelandica Forel taxon home page
     Pheidole casta Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole ceres Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole clydei Gregg taxon home page
     Pheidole cockerelli Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole constipata Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole crassicornis tetra Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole crassicornis Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole dentata Mayr taxon home page
     Pheidole desertorum Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole diversipilosa Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole floridana Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole greggi Naves taxon home page
     Pheidole humeralis Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole hyatti Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole lamia Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole longula Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole macclendoni Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole marcidula Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole metallescens splendidula Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole metallescens Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole micula Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole militicida Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole morrisi impexa Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole nuculiceps Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole pilifera artemisia Cole taxon home page
     Pheidole pilifera coloradensis Emery taxon home page
     Pheidole pinealis Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole porcula Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole ridicula Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole rugulosa Gregg taxon home page
     Pheidole sciara Cole taxon home page
     Pheidole sciophila Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole senex Gregg taxon home page
     Pheidole sitarches rufescens Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole sitarches soritis Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole sitarches Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole sp. taxon home page
     Pheidole tepicana Pergande taxon home page
     Pheidole texana Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole titanis Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole tysoni Forel taxon home page
     Pheidole vallicola Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole virago Wheeler taxon home page
     Pheidole xerophila Wheeler taxon home page
Genus Platythyrea taxon home page
     Platythyrea punctata (F. Smith) taxon home page
Genus Pogonomyrmex taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex apache Wheeler taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex barbatus (F. Smith) taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex bigbendensis Francke taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex californicus (Buckley) taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex comanche Wheeler taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex desertorum Wheeler taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex imberbiculus Wheeler taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex maricopa Wheeler taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex occidentalis (Cresson) taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex rugosus Emery taxon home page
     Pogonomyrmex texanus Francke & Merickel taxon home page
Genus Ponera taxon home page
     Ponera exotica M .R. Smith taxon home page
     Ponera pennsylvanica Buckley taxon home page
Genus Prenolepsis taxon home page
     Prenolepsis imparis (Say) taxon home page
Genus Proceratium taxon home page
     Proceratium compitale Ward taxon home page
     Proceratium pergandei (Emery) taxon home page
Genus Pseudomyrmex taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex apache Creighton taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex brunneus (F. Smith) taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex ejectus Smith taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex elongatus (Mayr) taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex gracilis (Fabricius) taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex pallidus (F. Smith) taxon home page
     Pseudomyrmex seminole Ward taxon home page
Genus Rogeria taxon home page
     Rogeria creightoni Snelling taxon home page
Genus Smithistruma taxon home page
     Smithistruma clypeata (Roger) taxon home page
     Smithistruma laevinasis (Smith) taxon home page
     Smithistruma margaritae (Forel) taxon home page
     Smithistruma ohioensis (Kennedy & Schramm) taxon home page
     Smithistruma ornata (Mayr) taxon home page
     Smithistruma reflexa (Wesson & Wesson) taxon home page
     Smithistruma rostrata (Emery) taxon home page
Genus Solenopsis taxon home page
     Solenopsis amblychila Wheeler taxon home page
     Solenopsis aurea Wheeler taxon home page
     Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius) taxon home page
     Solenopsis invicta Buren taxon home page
     Solenopsis krockowi Wheeler taxon home page
     Solenopsis molesta (Say) taxon home page
     Solenopsis picta Emery taxon home page
     Solenopsis pilosula Wheeler taxon home page
     Solenopsis puncticeps MacKay & Vinson taxon home page
     Solenopsis salina Wheeler taxon home page
     Solenopsis subterranea MacKay & Vinson taxon home page
     Solenopsis tennesseensis M. R. Smith taxon home page
     Solenopsis texana Emery taxon home page
     Solenopsis xyloni McCook taxon home page
Genus Strumigenys taxon home page
     Strumigenys louisianae Roger taxon home page
     Strumigenys silvestrii Emery taxon home page
Genus Tapinoma taxon home page
     Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricus) 
     Tapinoma sessile (Say) 
Genus Tetramorium 
     Tetramorium guineense (Bernard) 
     Tetramorium hispidum (Wheeler) 
     Tetramorium spinosum (Pergande) 
Genus Trachymyrmex 
     Trachymyrmex arizonensis (Wheeler) 
     Trachymyrmex desertorum (Wheeler) 
     Trachymyrmex septentrionalis (McCook) 
     Trachymyrmex smithi Buren 
     Trachymyrmex turrifex caroli (Wheeler) 
     Trachymyrmex turrifex (Wheeler) taxon home page
Genus Trichoscapa taxon home page
     Trichoscapa membranifera (Emery) taxon home page


03 Nov 2008 Mike Quinn / Texas Entomology