References by McCook, H. C.
McCook, H. C. 1877a. On the vital powers of ants. [part]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 29:134-136. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1877b. On the vital powers of ants. [concl.]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 29:137. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1877c. Mound-making ants of the Alleghenies, their architecture and habits. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 6:253-296. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1878a ("1877"). The agricultural ants of Texas. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 29:299-304. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1878b. Mound-making ants of the Alleghenies. American Naturalist 12:431-445. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1879a. Cutting or parasol ant, Atta fervens, Say. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 31:33-40. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1879b. On Myrmecocystus mexicanus, Wesm. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 31:197-198. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1880 ("1879"). Formicariae. Pp. 182-189 in: Comstock, J. H. 1880. Report upon cotton insects. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 511 pp. PDF

Notes: Publication date from Comstock (1881:275).

McCook, H. C. 1881. The honey ants of the Garden of the Gods. [Combined]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 33:17-88.
McCook, H. C. 1881. The honey ants of the Garden of the Gods. [part]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 33:25-56.
McCook, H. C. 1881a ("1880"). Note on a new northern cutting ant, Atta septentrionalis. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 32:359-363. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1881b. The honey ants of the Garden of the Gods. [part]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 33:17-24. PDF
McCook, H. C. 1881d. The honey ants of the Garden of the Gods. [concl.]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 33:57-77. PDF
Taxa originally described by author (including combinations)
Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Iridomyrmex mccooki McCook, 1880 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Dorymyrmex flavus McCook, 1880 Species Valid Original combination
Solenopsis xyloni McCook, 1880 Species Valid Original combination
Dorymyrmex pyramicus flavus McCook, 1880 Subspecies Obsolete combination
Forelius mccooki McCook, 1880 Species Valid
Trachymyrmex septentrionalis McCook, 1881a Species Valid
Atta septentrionalis McCook, 1881a Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Myrmecocystus hortusdeorum McCook, 1881d Species Synonym
Myrmecocystus melliger hortusdeorum McCook, 1881d Subspecies Obsolete combination Original combination
Statistics
Published between 1876–1882
Taxon descriptions between 1880–1881
No. of references 16
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 9
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 4
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 5
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
McCook, H. C. 16