Taxa Described in 2020

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The following 4 genera were described in 2020 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Author Type Species Fossil Fossil Age Species Count Notes
Aquilomyrmex Haidomyrmecinae Perrichot, Wang & Barden Aquilomyrmex huangi Yes 1
Chonidris Haidomyrmecinae Perrichot, Wang & Barden Chonidris insolita Yes 1
Dhagnathos Haidomyrmecinae Perrichot, Wang & Barden Dhagnathos autokrator Yes 1
Protoceratomyrmex Haidomyrmecinae Perrichot, Wang & Barden Protoceratomyrmex revelatus Yes 1

The following 69 species/subspecies were described in 2020 (see all years)

Taxon Name Subfamily Tribe Genus Species Subspecies Author Type Locality Country Fossil Fossil Age Notes
Aquilomyrmex huangi Haidomyrmecinae Aquilomyrmex huangi Perrichot, Wang & Barden Yes
Camponotus bakhtiariensis Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus bakhtiariensis Salata, Khalili-Moghadam & Borowiec Iran
Chonidris insolita Haidomyrmecinae Chonidris insolita Perrichot, Wang & Barden Yes
Dhagnathos autokrator Haidomyrmecinae Dhagnathos autokrator Perrichot, Wang & Barden Yes
Eocenomyrma groehni Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Eocenomyrma groehni Radchenko Yes
Gnamptogenys avus Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys avus Camacho, Franco & Feitosa Guyana
Gnamptogenys latistriata Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys latistriata Camacho, Franco & Feitosa Brazil
Gnamptogenys lenis Ectatomminae Ectatommini Gnamptogenys lenis Camacho, Franco & Feitosa Brazil
Lepisiota elbazi Formicinae Plagiolepidini Lepisiota elbazi Sharaf & Hita Garcia Oman
Linguamyrmex brevicornis Haidomyrmecinae Linguamyrmex brevicornis Perrichot, Wang & Barden Yes
Nylanderia deyrupi Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia deyrupi Messer, Cover & Rabeling United States
Nylanderia parasitica Formicinae Lasiini Nylanderia parasitica Messer, Cover & Rabeling United States
Odontomachus litoralis Ponerinae Ponerini Odontomachus litoralis Wang, Yamada & Yamane Singapore
Pheidole aelloea Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole aelloea Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole ala Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ala Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole andapa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole andapa Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole ankerana Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ankerana Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole avaratra Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole avaratra Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole bemarahaensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole bemarahaensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole bemarivoensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole bemarivoensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole binara Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole binara Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole boribora Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole boribora Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole brevipilosa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole brevipilosa Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole curvistriata Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole curvistriata Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole diakritos Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole diakritos Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole ehazoara Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ehazoara Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole ferruginea Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ferruginea Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole fisaka Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole fisaka Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole fitarata Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole fitarata Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole glabra Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole glabra Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole goavana Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole goavana Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole lamperos Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole lamperos Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole longipilosa Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole longipilosa Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole lutea Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole lutea Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole madinika Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole madinika Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole mahaboensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole mahaboensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole maizina Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole maizina Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole makaensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole makaensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole makirovana Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole makirovana Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole manantenensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole manantenensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole mantadia Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole mantadia Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole marieannae Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole marieannae Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole masoala Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole masoala Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole mavesatra Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole mavesatra Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole miramila Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole miramila Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole moramanaensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole moramanaensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole navoatrensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole navoatrensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole ocypodea Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ocypodea Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole parviocula Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole parviocula Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole podargea Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole podargea Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole praegrandis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole praegrandis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole ranohirensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole ranohirensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole rugocephala Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole rugocephala Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole rugofitarata Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole rugofitarata Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole typhlos Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole typhlos Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole vatovavensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole vatovavensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole voasara Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole voasara Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole vohemarensis Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole vohemarensis Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Pheidole zavamanira Myrmicinae Attini Pheidole zavamanira Salata & Fisher Madagascar
Protoceratomyrmex revelatus Haidomyrmecinae Protoceratomyrmex revelatus Perrichot, Wang & Barden Yes
Rasopone costaricensis Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone costaricensis Longino & Branstetter Costa Rica
Rasopone cryptergates Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone cryptergates Longino & Branstetter Costa Rica
Rasopone cubitalis Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone cubitalis Longino & Branstetter Costa Rica
Rasopone guatemalensis Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone guatemalensis Longino & Branstetter Guatemala
Rasopone mesoamericana Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone mesoamericana Longino & Branstetter Guatemala
Rasopone pluviselva Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone pluviselva Longino & Branstetter Costa Rica
Rasopone politognatha Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone politognatha Longino & Branstetter Guatemala
Rasopone subcubitalis Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone subcubitalis Longino & Branstetter Honduras
Rasopone titanis Ponerinae Ponerini Rasopone titanis Longino & Branstetter Mexico