References by Westwood, J. O.
Westwood, J. O. 1839a. An introduction to the modern classification of insects; founded on the natural habits and corresponding organisation of the different families. Volume 2. Part XI. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans, pp. 193-224. PDF

Notes: Date from Griffin (1932) and Blackwelder (1949a). Ants pp. 216-224.

Westwood, J. O. 1839b. An introduction to the modern classification of insects; founded on the natural habits and corresponding organisation of the different families. Volume 2. Part XII. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans, pp. 225-256.

Notes: Date from Griffin (1932) and Blackwelder (1949a). Ants pp. 225-236.

Westwood, J. O. 1845. Description of a new species of the Hymenopterous genus Aenictus, belonging to the Dorylidae. Journal and Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London 1840-1846:85. PDF

Notes: Date inferred from Wheeler, G. (1912:762).

Westwood, J. O. 1847a. Descriptions of a new Dorylideous insect from South Africa, belonging to the genus Aenictus. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 4:237-238.

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Westwood, J. O. 1847b. Description of the "Driver" ants, described in the preceding article. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 5:16-18. PDF

Notes: Date from Wheeler, G. (1912).

Westwood, J. O. 1854. Contributions to fossil entomology. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 10:378-396. PDF
Taxa originally described by author (including combinations)
Taxon Authorship Rank Status
Dorylus orientalis Westwood, 1835 Species Valid Original combination
Stenamma Westwood, 1839a Genus Valid
Typhlopone fulva Westwood, 1839a Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Pheidole Westwood, 1839a Genus Valid
Dorylus (Typhlopone) Westwood, 1839a Subgenus Obsolete combination
Stenamma westwoodii Westwood, 1839a Species Valid Original combination
Pheidole (Pheidole) Westwood, 1839a Subgenus Obsolete combination
Typhlopone Westwood, 1839a Genus Synonym
Dorylus fulvus Westwood, 1839a Species Valid
Typhlopone shuckardi Westwood, 1840b Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Dorylus dahlbomii Westwood, 1840b Species Synonym
Carebara Westwood, 1840b Genus Valid
Solenopsis mandibularis Westwood, 1840b Species Synonym Original combination
Typhlopone dahlbomii Westwood, 1840b Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Solenopsis Westwood, 1840b Genus Valid
Dorylus shuckardi Westwood, 1840b Species Synonym
Carebara lignata Westwood, 1840b Species Valid Original combination
Labidus spinolae Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Labidus gravenhorstii Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Labidus fonscolombii Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Labidus hartigii Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Neivamyrmex erichsonii Westwood, 1842 Species Valid
Labidus esenbeckii Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Labidus servillei Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Neivamyrmex walkerii Westwood, 1842 Species Valid
Aenictus certus Westwood, 1842 Species Valid Original combination
Neivamyrmex spinolae Westwood, 1842 Species Homonym
Neivamyrmex pertii fonscolombii Westwood, 1842 Subspecies Synonym
Eciton hartigi Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination
Labidus erichsonii Westwood, 1842 Species Obsolete combination Original combination
Statistics
Published between 1829–1854
Taxon descriptions between 1835–1854
No. of references 13
No. of described taxa (including combinations) 47
No. of described taxa (valid, including combinations) 18
No. of described taxa (protonyms only) 28
Names belonging to author
Author name No. of references
Westwood, J. O. 13