Summary of Taxa Described for Year

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These charts show the number of genera and species (both extant and fossil) described each year.

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These charts show the accumulation of genera and species (both extant and fossil) over time.

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This table shows the number of genera and species described each year. The 'Accumulated' columns show the number of valid taxa based on our current taxonomic understanding.

Year Genera Described Fossil Genera Described Genera Made Invalid Accumulated Valid Genera Species/Subspecies Described Fossil Species/Subspecies Described Species/Subspecies Made Invalid Accumulated Valid Species/Subspecies
1758 1 1 16 16
1759 1 16
1760 1 16
1761 1 1 17
1762 1 17
1763 1 3 1 19
1764 1 1 20
1765 1 20
1766 1 20
1767 1 1 21
1768 1 21
1769 1 21
1770 1 21
1771 1 1 22
1772 1 22
1773 1 8 5 25
1774 1 25
1775 1 21 4 42
1776 1 42
1777 1 42
1778 1 1 43
1779 1 43
1780 1 43
1781 1 43
1782 1 7 1 49
1783 1 1 50
1784 1 50
1785 1 3 2 51
1786 1 51
1787 1 9 1 59
1788 1 59
1789 1 3 2 60
1790 1 6 66
1791 1 8 5 69
1792 1 12 2 79
1793 1 2 19 3 95
1794 2 95
1795 2 95
1796 2 95
1797 2 95
1798 2 30 9 116
1799 2 116
1800 2 116
1801 2 116
1802 1 3 41 7 150
1803 3 150
1804 9 12 36 11 175
1805 12 175
1806 12 175
1807 2 14 2 1 176
1808 14 2 1 177
1809 14 1 178
1810 14 178
1811 14 178
1812 14 178
1813 14 178
1814 14 178
1815 14 178
1816 14 178
1817 14 2 1 179
1818 14 179
1819 14 2 1 180
1820 1 15 180
1821 15 180
1822 15 6 180
1823 15 180
1824 15 6 2 184
1825 15 14 7 191
1826 15 191
1827 15 191
1828 15 191
1829 1 16 1 2 1 191
1830 16 1 191
1831 5 21 6 3 194
1832 21 3 2 195
1833 1 22 6 4 197
1834 22 6 5 198
1835 22 5 2 201
1836 22 16 2 215
1837 22 2 1 217
1838 1 23 13 7 223
1839 2 25 7 2 228
1840 3 28 32 13 247
1841 28 2 1 248
1842 2 30 26 7 267
1843 30 267
1844 30 15 6 276
1845 30 1 277
1846 30 22 7 292
1847 30 1 293
1848 30 293
1849 2 30 26 51 12 307
1850 2 32 22 12 317
1851 1 33 55 10 362
1852 1 34 18 9 371
1853 5 39 31 15 387
1854 1 39 4 1 3 388
1855 4 43 26 10 404
1856 43 13 1 5 412
1857 4 47 80 15 477
1858 4 51 257 69 665
1859 2 53 102 36 731
1860 3 56 114 29 816
1861 14 70 79 24 871
1862 17 87 131 43 959
1863 7 94 166 33 1092
1864 94 1 1 1092
1865 7 101 55 1 12 1135
1866 8 109 85 16 1204
1867 1 1 110 60 17 26 1238
1868 3 4 113 34 45 13 1259
1869 2 115 14 4 1269
1870 5 120 108 3 20 1357
1871 120 15 5 1367
1872 1 121 12 1 1378
1873 121 3 1 1380
1874 121 36 19 1397
1875 121 2 1399
1876 121 81 14 1466
1877 1 1 122 48 6 13 1501
1878 4 126 31 3 10 1522
1879 1 127 64 14 1572
1880 127 1 1573
1881 1 128 36 1 7 1602
1882 1 129 7 2 1607
1883 1 130 22 2 1627
1884 130 20 4 1643
1885 2 132 27 8 1662
1886 2 134 121 25 1758
1887 7 141 202 31 1929
1888 1 142 25 5 1949
1889 1 143 64 11 2002
1890 4 147 102 27 2077
1891 2 1 149 77 24 17 2137
1892 2 151 147 33 2251
1893 11 162 247 54 2444
1894 1 163 225 41 2628
1895 8 171 317 2 62 2883
1896 1 172 131 39 2975
1897 2 174 146 21 3100
1898 174 33 10 3123
1899 2 176 242 55 3310
1900 4 180 223 52 3481
1901 6 186 348 1 101 3728
1902 4 190 358 83 4003
1903 190 117 29 4091
1904 190 140 48 4183
1905 3 193 160 59 4284
1906 4 197 135 1 55 4364
1907 2 199 185 56 4493
1908 1 200 213 82 4624
1909 1 201 139 50 4713
1910 4 2 205 365 1 100 4978
1911 4 209 409 129 5258
1912 19 228 427 177 5508
1913 4 1 232 459 141 5826
1914 7 239 422 129 6119
1915 9 12 248 386 44 136 6369
1916 4 252 294 114 6549
1917 1 253 118 1 51 6616
1918 2 255 119 60 6675
1919 3 258 262 76 6861
1920 9 2 267 218 8 70 7009
1921 10 1 277 228 93 7144
1922 2 279 349 1 121 7372
1923 1 1 280 211 3 97 7486
1924 1 281 135 56 7565
1925 5 286 403 173 7795
1926 6 292 229 80 7944
1927 1 293 173 3 83 8034
1928 2 295 190 84 8140
1929 1 296 225 1 114 8251
1930 2 8 298 178 31 64 8365
1931 1 299 122 63 8424
1932 299 89 41 8472
1933 1 300 157 3 76 8553
1934 3 303 246 108 8691
1935 2 1 305 132 7 28 8795
1936 2 307 134 57 8872
1937 307 191 24 82 8981
1938 1 308 122 50 9053
1939 1 308 112 43 9122
1940 1 309 56 30 9148
1941 2 311 95 35 9208
1942 311 112 63 9257
1943 1 312 124 54 9327
1944 312 82 45 9364
1945 312 18 8 9374
1946 312 25 10 9389
1947 3 315 71 29 9431
1948 1 316 71 29 9473
1949 316 106 1 40 9539
1950 316 64 30 9573
1951 316 68 19 9622
1952 1 317 56 27 9651
1953 317 146 53 9744
1954 317 23 7 9760
1955 1 318 39 4 9795
1956 1 319 14 3 9806
1957 2 321 79 1 12 9873
1958 321 63 5 9931
1959 321 45 3 9973
1960 1 322 54 2 5 10022
1961 1 323 21 10043
1962 323 26 1 4 10065
1963 323 18 3 10080
1964 323 42 1 12 10110
1965 323 27 5 10132
1966 323 22 8 10146
1967 1 3 324 59 4 9 10196
1968 2 326 68 16 10248
1969 1 327 43 12 10279
1970 327 35 1 5 10309
1971 1 328 31 8 10332
1972 328 19 3 10348
1973 1 329 60 6 10402
1974 1 1 330 28 1 2 10428
1975 2 330 82 4 5 10505
1976 330 70 17 10558
1977 330 90 15 10633
1978 1 331 51 11 10673
1979 1 332 35 10708
1980 1 333 83 5 4 10787
1981 1 2 334 39 9 1 10825
1982 1 334 32 2 1 10856
1983 1 3 335 85 7 3 10938
1984 1 336 26 3 10964
1985 1 4 337 61 18 6 11019
1986 1 338 28 2 4 11043
1987 2 1 340 77 2 5 11115
1988 1 5 341 39 7 2 11152
1989 1 3 342 54 33 4 11202
1990 6 2 348 73 1 6 11269
1991 4 352 61 2 4 11326
1992 5 357 69 12 5 11390
1993 357 68 1 10 11448
1994 4 2 361 75 19 4 11519
1995 361 103 9 15 11607
1996 2 361 115 2 15 11707
1997 1 361 85 2 6 11786
1998 361 69 5 5 11850
1999 1 2 362 124 22 5 11969
2000 2 1 364 521 2 10 12480
2001 1 365 163 1 6 12637
2002 1 37 366 85 65 4 12718
2003 1 1 367 483 11 37 13164
2004 2 4 369 100 8 3 13261
2005 1 2 370 24 5 2 13283
2006 2 6 372 145 13 2 13426
2007 1 373 213 6 10 13629
2008 3 3 376 147 19 13776
2009 8 2 384 136 22 1 13911
2010 1 385 145 5 12 14044
2011 2 385 206 4 5 14245
2012 4 5 389 188 27 2 14431
2013 1 5 390 310 8 2 14739
2014 11 4 401 175 30 14914
2015 1 3 402 129 43 1 15042
2016 5 2 407 140 7 15182
2017 2 407 143 6 15325
2018 1 2 408 119 8 4 15440
2019 2 1 410 150 9 15590
2020 1 7 411 218 26 15808
2021 411 59 3 15867

Total Number of Taxa for the family Formicidae

Valid Genera Fossil Genera Invalid Genera Valid Species Fossil Species Invalid Species
411 162 0 15867 801 5245