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Subfamily Species Author year location Collector Habits
AENICTINAE Aenictus eugenii caroli Forel 1910c Nefassit A Ilg new variety, worker
AENICTINAE Aenictus eugenii caroli Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri worker
AENICTINAE Aenictus fuscovarius Forel 1910c Ghinda A Ilg males; iii.1906
AENICTINAE Aenictus fuscovarius laetior Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new variety, male
AENICTINAE Aenictus hamifer Forel 1910c Ghinda A Ilg males
AENICTINAE Aenictus sp Finzi 1939a Widespread G Muller males
DORYLINAE Dorylus (Al.) aethiopicus Emery 1895j Anseba O Beccari  
DORYLINAE Dorylus (D.) affinis aegyptiacus Emery 1915g Cheren, Ghinda, Nefasit F Silvestri workers & male
DORYLINAE Dorylus (D.) affinis aegyptiacus Finzi 1939a widespread G Muller  
DORYLINAE Dorylus (D.) affinis aegyptiacus Wasmann 1917x Nesassit K Escherich host of guest insect, Eupygostenus escherichi; iii.1906
DORYLINAE Dorylus (D.) affinis loewyi Forel 1911e   ? male
DORYLINAE Dorylus (T.) fulvus eurous Emery 1915g Cheren, Ghinda, Nefasit F Silvestri new variety, workers & queen
FORMICINAE Acropyga silvestrii Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri new species, 5 workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmosericus) cinctellus Finzi 1939a Ghinda G Muller  
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmosericus) cinctellus ustithorax Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new variety, workers; under a stone in sand
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmosericus) flavomarginatus Emery 1877x Keren O Beccari workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmosericus) vestitus intuens Forel 1910c Nefassit & Ghinda K Escherich workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmotrema) carbo Emery 1877b Sciotel O Beccari new species, worker
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmotrema) diplopunctatus Emery 1915g Nefassit, Mayabal F Silvestri new species, 2 workers, 1 queen
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla Emery 1915g Mayabal F Silvestri workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla Forel 1910c Nefassit & Ghinda K Escherich workers; with termites
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmotrema) puberulus Emery 1901e Keren, da Saganeiti & Adi Ugri Mancini & Ruggeri workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Myrmotrema) robecchii Emery 1901e Massaua V Belli 1 queen
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Ortho.) sericeus Emery 1915g Asmara, Ghinda F Silvestri workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Ortho.) sericeus Emery 1881b Assab G Doria & O Beccari worlers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Ortho.) sericeus Finzi 1939a widespread G Muller  
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Ortho.) sericeus Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich nest in soil
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) acvapimensis Emery 1901e Keren, Asmara Mancini & Ruggeri workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) aegyptiacus Emery 1915g Ghinda, Nefasit F Silvestri new status defined , all forms
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) aegyptiacus Finzi 1939a widespread G Muller  
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) fellah Emery 1891b Assab ? worker
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) maculatus Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich worker
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) maculatus erythraeus Emery 1920c Asmara F Silvestri new variety, one soldier
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) maculatus lohieri Emery 1915g Asmara F Silvestri 1 worker
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) negus assabensis Emery 1893f   ? new variety, worker
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) negus nefassitensis Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) negus nefassitensis Finzi 1939a Nocra I G Muller  
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) negus nefassitensis Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich new variety, soldiers & workers
FORMICINAE Camponotus (Tanae.) somalinus Emery 1901e Asmara Mancini & Ruggeri workers
FORMICINAE Cataglyphis abyssinicus Finzi 1939a Teseny & Keren G Muller  
FORMICINAE Cataglyphis bicolor Emery 1915g Nefasit, Mayabal F Silvestri workers & male
FORMICINAE Lepisiota canescens Emery 1915g Ghinda, Nefassit F Silvestri all forms
FORMICINAE Lepisiota canescens Finzi 1939a widespread G Muller  
FORMICINAE Lepisiota capensis Forel 1910c Asmara, Nefassit, Ghinda K Escherich all forms; 12.iii.1906; under stones
FORMICINAE Lepisiota erythraea Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
FORMICINAE Lepisiota erythraea Forel 1910c Ghinda, Nefassit K Escherich new species, workers & queen
FORMICINAE Lepisiota gracilicornis Finzi 1939a Ailet, Nocra I G Muller  
FORMICINAE Lepisiota gracilicornis Forel 1910c Asmara K Escherich workers
FORMICINAE Lepisiota gracilicornis Emery 1901e Sabarguma V Belli workers
FORMICINAE Lepisiota obtusa Emery 1901e Saati, Sabarguma V Belli new species, 2 workers & 1 worker
FORMICINAE Paratrechina longicornis Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich worker
FORMICINAE Plagiolepis abyssinica Forel 1910c on board ship K Escherich 1 worker
FORMICINAE Plagiolepis brunni nilotica Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
FORMICINAE Polyrhachis viscosa Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich workers
FORMICINAE Tapinolepis tumidula Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri new species, worker & male; 2.ix.1914
MYRMICINAE Calyptomyrmex foreli Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Calyptomyrmex foreli Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new species, workers (as Dicroaspis emeryi)
MYRMICINAE Carebara vidua Emery, 1895j); 1877b Keren O Beccari  
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) aegyptiaca Emery 1881b Assab G Doria & O Beccari workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) aegyptiaca Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich worker & male; 4.iv.1906
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) aegyptiaca robusta Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) aegyptiaca robusta Finzi 1939a Dalaac Chebir I, widespread elsewhere G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) aegyptiaca robusta Emery 1877b Keren O Beccari  
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) alulai Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli new species, holotype worker
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) alulai scrutans Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) alulai scrutans Forel 1910c Ghinad, Nefassit K Escherich as new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) castanea Emery 1881b Massaua G Doria & O Beccari workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) castanea ferruginea Forel 1910c Ghinda, Nefassit K Escherich workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) castanea harrarica Emery 1915g Nefasit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) chiarinii Emery 1901e Saati V Belli workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (C.) chiarinii taediosa Emery 1915g Gomod, Saati; Algota V Belli; Adriano Fiori workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (Sphaer.) luctans Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Crematogaster (Sphaer.) pseudinermis muellerianus Finzi 1939a Om Ager G Muller Setit
MYRMICINAE Melissotarsus beccarii Emery 1877b Keren O Beccari new species, worker & queen; 1870
MYRMICINAE Meranoplus inermis Emery 1915g Asmara F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Messor galla Emery 1915g Asmara, Cheren, Nefasit F Silvestri all forms
MYRMICINAE Messor galla Finzi 1939a widespread G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Messor galla Forel 1910c Asmara, Ghinda, Nfeassit K Escherich workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium abyssinicum Finzi 1939a Om Ager & Ailet G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Monomorium abyssinicum Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium afrum asmarensis Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium afrum asmarensis Forel 1910c Asmara, Nefassit, Ghinda K Escherich new var, workesr & males; iii.1906
MYRMICINAE Monomorium afrum asmariensis Finzi 1939a Teseney & Barentu G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Monomorium bicolor Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium bicolor Finzi 1939a Embatkalla, Ailet, Nocra I G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Monomorium bicolor Forel 1910c Nefassit & Ghinda K Escherich workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Monomorium bicolor Bolton 1987x Ailet G Muller workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium bicolor Emery 1877b Sciotel O Beccari new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium carbo Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium carbo Forel 1910c Ghinda & Nefassit K Escherich new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium hirsutum Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich new species; workers; in termite nest
MYRMICINAE Monomorium mictilis Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Monomorium mictilis Forel 1910c Ghinda, Nefassit K Escherich new species, workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Monomorium oscaris Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli 1 worker
MYRMICINAE Monomorium oscaris despecta Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new variety, workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium pallidipes Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium pharaonis Emery 1877b Massua O Beccari  
MYRMICINAE Monomorium pharaonis minutum Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich workers
MYRMICINAE Monomorium robustior Finzi 1939a Cheren G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Monomorium salomonis Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli 2 diverse forms
MYRMICINAE Nesomyrmex angulatus concolor Emery 1915g Mayabal F Silvestri all forms, 8.ix.1914
MYRMICINAE Oligomyrmex erythraeus Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri new species, 3 soldiers & several workers
MYRMICINAE Oligomyrmex jeanneli Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri 2 workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole aeberlii erythreae Emery 1901e Massaua & Ghinda V Belli new variety, 1 soldier & several workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole caffra abyssinica Forel 1910c Ghinda & Nefassit K Escherich new variety, soldier & worker
MYRMICINAE Pheidole caffra amoena Forel 1911d ? ? new variety, soldier (Forel noted "my collection")
MYRMICINAE Pheidole clavata Emery 1877b Keren Bogos O Beccari new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole escherichii Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new species, soldier, worker & queen
MYRMICINAE Pheidole megacephala impressifrons Emery 1915g Asmara F Silvestri soldiers & workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole philippi Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri new species, 4 soldiers & several workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole punctulata Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli new variety, 1 soldier
MYRMICINAE Pheidole rugaticeps Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri soldiers & workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole rugaticeps Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich soldiers, workers & queens; inc. colony under bark of a fallen tree
MYRMICINAE Pheidole rugaticeps Emery 1877b Sciotel O Beccari new species, soldier, worker & queen
MYRMICINAE Pheidole rugaticeps arabs Finzi 1939a Agordat G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Pheidole rugaticeps arabs Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich soldier
MYRMICINAE Pheidole sinaitica Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri soldiers & workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole sinaitica Forel 1910c Nefassit & Ghinda K Escherich  
MYRMICINAE Pheidole speculifera Finzi 1939a Nefasit G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Pheidole speculifera Forel 1910c Nefassit & Ghinda K Escherich  
MYRMICINAE Pheidole speculifera Emery 1877b Anseba O Beccari new species, soldier & workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole speculifera ascara Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli new variety, 1 soldier
MYRMICINAE Pheidole strator Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new species, soldiers & workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole teneriffana Emery 1901e Massaua V Belli 1 soldier, 2 workers
MYRMICINAE Pheidole variolosa Finzi 1939a Cheren & Barentu G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Pyramica (Serra.) simoni escherichi Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new variety; workers
MYRMICINAE Solenopsis gnomula Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri new species, worker
MYRMICINAE Solenopsis punctaticeps erythraea Emery 1915c Asmara, Nefasit F Silvestri new variety, worker
MYRMICINAE Strumigenys traegaordhi Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri 1 worker & 1 queen (larger than type)
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium (Trig.) imbelle Emery 1915g Nefasit F Silvestri new species, holotype worker
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium (Trig.) surrogatum (silvestrii) Emery 1915g Nefasit F Silvestri new species, 4 workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium (X.) weitzeckeri escherichi Emery 1915g Nefasit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium (X.) weitzeckeri escherichi Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich as new species, workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium bicarinatum Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium doriae Emery 1881b Assab G Doria & O Beccari new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium ghindanum Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium ghindanum Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich new species; workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium nefassitense Forel 1910c Nefassit K Escherich new species, workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium sericeiventre Emery 1915g Nefasit F Silvestri workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium sericeiventre Finzi 1939a Asmara, Ailet & Cheren G Muller  
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium sericeiventre Forel 1910c Asmara & Nefassit K Escherich workers & queen
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium sericeiventre Bolton 1980x Amba Derho G Muller workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium sericeiventre Emery 1877b Sciotel O Beccari new species, 2 workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium simillimum pygmaeum Emery 1915g Bizen A Fiori 2 workers
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium simillimum pygmaeum Emery 1877b Keren O Beccarii as new species, 1 queen
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium simillimum pygmaeum Emery 1901e Massaua V Belli 5 queens, 1 male
MYRMICINAE Tetramorium subcoecum inscia Emery 1915g Nefasit F Silvestri workers
PONERINAE Anochetus levaillanti Forel 1910c Nefassit A Ilg worker
PONERINAE Anochetus sedilloti (levaillanti) Finzi 1939a Tesseney area, Agordat, etc G Muller  
PONERINAE Hypoponera dulcis Forel 1910c Nefassit A Ilg workers
PONERINAE Hypoponera orba Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri new species, 6 workers
PONERINAE Leptogenys Finzi 1939a Omager G Muller males
PONERINAE Leptogenys bellii Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli new species, 2 workers
PONERINAE Leptogenys erythraea Forel 1910c Ghinda, Nefassit A Ilg workers
PONERINAE Leptogenys erythraea Emery 1902c ? V Belli new species, holotype worker
PONERINAE Leptogenys piroskae Forel 1910c Ghinda A Ilg new species, worker
PONERINAE Leptogenys piroskae Emery 1915g Ghinda F Silvestri 1 worker
PONERINAE Leptogenys stuhlmanni Emery 1901e Ghinda V Belli workers
PONERINAE Odontomachus troglodytes Finzi 1939a Agordat G Muller  
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Bothr.) crassa Finzi 1939a Embatkalla G Muller  
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Brachy.) sennaarensis Emery 1915g Cheren, Ghinda F Silvestri workers & queen
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Brachy.) sennaarensis Finzi 1939a widespread G Muller  
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Mega.) analis Finzi 1939a Tesseney area G Muller  
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Mega.) analis Forel 1910c Ghinda K Escherich workers; 23.iii.1906
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Meso.) escherichi Forel 1910c Nefassit A Ilg new species, worker
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (Meso.) escherichi Emery 1915g Nefassit F Silvestri 1 worker
PONERINAE Pachycondyla (X.) elisae divaricata Emery 1915g Cheren, Ghinda, Nefasit F Silvestri new variety, workers
PROCERATIINAE Probolomyrmex brevirostris Forel 1910c Ghinda A Ilg new species, holotype worker only
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