References by Creighton, W. S.
Creighton, W. S. 1927. The slave-raids of Harpagoxenus americanus. Psyche (Cambridge) 34:11-29. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1927.04.04.

Creighton, W. S. 1928a. Notes on three abnormal ants. Psyche (Cambridge) 35:51-55. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1928.09.14.

Creighton, W. S. 1928b. A new species of Thaumatomyrmex from Cuba. Psyche (Cambridge) 35:162-166. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1929.03.15.

Creighton, W. S. 1929. New forms of Odontoponera transversa. Psyche (Cambridge) 36:150-154. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1929.07.09.

Creighton, W. S.; Tulloch, G. S. 1930. Notes on Euponera gilva (Roger) (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Psyche (Cambridge) 37:71-79. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1930.06.10.

Creighton, W. S. 1930a. A review of the genus Myrmoteras (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 38:177-192. PDF
Creighton, W. S. 1930b. The New World species of the genus Solenopsis (Hymenop. Formicidae). Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 66:39-151. PDF
Creighton, W. S. 1932. A new female of Acamatus from Texas. Psyche (Cambridge) 39:73-78. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1932.12.09.

Creighton, W. S. 1933. Cyathomyrmex, a new name for the subgenus Cyathocephalus Emery. Psyche (Cambridge) 40:98-100. PDF

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1933.11.13.

Wheeler, W. M.; Creighton, W. S. 1934. A study of the ant genera Novomessor and Veromessor. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 69:341-387. PDF
Creighton, W. S. 1937. Notes on the habits of Strumigenys. Psyche (Cambridge) 44:97-109.

Notes: Stamp date in MCZ library: 1938.03.01.

Creighton, W. S. 1938. On formicid nomenclature. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 46:1-9.
Creighton, W. S. 1939a. A generic reallocation for Myrmoteras kuroiwae. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 47:39-40. PDF
Creighton, W. S. 1940b. A revision of the forms of Stigmatomma pallipes. American Museum Novitates 1079:1-8. PDF
Creighton, W. S. 1950a. The ants of North America. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 104:1-585. PDF
Taxa originally described by author (including combinations)
Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Thaumatomyrmex cochlearis Creighton, 1928b Species Valid
Odontoponera transversa infuscata Creighton, 1929 Subspecies Valid
Odontoponera transversa nitens Creighton, 1929 Subspecies Synonym
Myrmoteras barbouri Creighton, 1930a Species Valid
Myrmoteras mjoebergi Creighton, 1930a Species Valid
Euophthalma Creighton, 1930b Genus Synonym
Oedaleocerus Creighton, 1930b Genus Synonym
Solenopsis bruesi Creighton, 1930b Species Valid
Solenopsis globularia littoralis Creighton, 1930b Subspecies Synonym
Neivamyrmex wheeleri dubia Creighton, 1932 Subspecies Synonym
Eciton wheeleri dubia Creighton, 1932 Subspecies Obsolete combination Original combination
Cyathomyrmex Creighton, 1933 Genus Synonym
Aphaenogaster huachucana Creighton, 1934 Species Valid
Manica parasitica Creighton, 1934 Species Valid
Tetramorium friedlandi Creighton, 1934 Species Synonym
Myrmica parasitica Creighton, 1934 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Anergates friedlandi Creighton, 1934 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Veromessor julianus manni Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 Subspecies Valid
Veromessor andrei castaneus Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 Subspecies Synonym
Veromessor julianus clarior Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 Subspecies Valid
Aphaenogaster manni Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 Species Obsolete combination
Veromessor andrei flavus Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 Subspecies Synonym
Novomessor manni Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 Species Synonym
Formica curiosa Creighton, 1935 Species Valid
Formica wheeleri Creighton, 1935 Species Valid
Crematogaster minutissima thoracica Creighton, 1939b Subspecies Homonym
Formica rufa tahoensis Creighton, 1940a Subspecies Synonym
Formica rufa subcaviceps Creighton, 1940a Subspecies Synonym
Formica planipilis Creighton, 1940a Species Valid
Formica haemorrhoidalis Creighton, 1940a Species Synonym
Statistics
Published between 1927–1974
Taxon descriptions between 1928–1965
No. of references 49
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 65
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 30
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 59
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
Creighton, W. S. 49