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English names for Ants (Formicidae) Species
Species with ANext  
Acanthomyops claviger (Roger, 1862)Smaller yellow antInfo
Acanthomyops interjectus (Mayr, 1866)Larger yellow antInfo
Acrocephalus brevipennis (Keulemans, 1866)Cape Verde Swamp-warblerInfo
Acrocephalus paludicola (Vieillot, 1817)Aquatic WarblerInfo
Acromyrmex echinatior (Forel, 1899)Panamanian leafcutter antInfo
Adlerzia froggatti (Forel, 1902)Thumbelina antInfo
Aenictus aratus (Forel, 1900)Black lesser army antInfo
Aenictus buttelreepeni (Forel, 1913)Common clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus buttgenbachi (Forel, 1913)Desert clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus certus (Westwood, 1842)Playa clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus ceylonicus (Mayr, 1866)Tropical clam shrimp
Yellow lesser army ant
Info
Aenictus clavatus (Forel, 1901)Oklahoma clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus clavitibia (Forel, 1901)Spiny-cyst clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus congolensis (Santschi, 1911)Barrel-cyst clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus cornutus (Forel, 1900)Variable clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus dlusskyi (Arnoldi, 1968)Texas clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus longi (Forel, 1901)Pocket-pouch fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus luteus (Emery, 1892)Colorado fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus luzoni (Wheeler & Chapman, 1925)Conservancy fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus mariae (Emery, 1895)Horned fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus maroccanus (Santschi, 1926)Great Basin fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus mentu (Weber, 1942)Giant fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus mocsaryi (Emery, 1901)Winter fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus mutatus (Santschi, 1913)Kaibab fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus obscurus (Smith, 1865)Versatile fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus pachycerus (Smith, 1858)Longhorn fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus peguensis (Emery, 1895)Vernal pool fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus pharoa (Santschi, 1924)Alkali fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus philiporum (Wilson, 1964)Mid-valley fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus powersi (Wheeler & Chapman, 1930)Packard fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus rabori (Chapman, 1963)Nebraska fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus reyesi (Chapman, 1963)Reading fairy shrimpInfo
Aenictus rotundatus (Mayr, 1901)San Diego fairy shrimpInfo
Amblyopone australis (Erichson, 1842)Southern michelin antInfo
Aneuretus simoni (Emery, 1893)Sri Lankan relict ant
Sri Lanka Relict Ant
Info
Anonychomyrma biconvexa (Santschi, 1928)Forest black cocktail antInfo
Anonychomyrma gilberti (Forel, 1902)Golden black cocktail ant
Golden-black cocktail ant
Info
Anoplolepis gracilipes (Smith, 1857)Maldive ant
Long-legged ant
Yellow crazy ant
Crazy ant
Longlegged ant
Gramang Ant
Info
Anoplolepis longipes -> Anoplolepis gracilipesYellow crazy ant
Long-legged ant
Maldive ant
Info
Aphaenogaster araneoides (Emery, 1890)Gypsy antInfo
Aphaenogaster barbara (Shattuck, 2008)Funnel AntInfo
Aphaenogaster barbigula (Wheeler, W.m., 1916)Desert funnel antInfo
Aphaenogaster barbigula (Wheeler, W.m., 1916)Info
Aphaenogaster longiceps (Smith, 1858)Forest dunnel ants
Funnel Ant
Forest funnel ant
Info
Aphaenogaster sp.Info
Arabitragus jayakari (Thomas, 1894)Arabian TahrInfo
Atta cephalotes (Linnaeus, 1758)Leafcutter antInfo
Atta texana (Buckley, 1860)Night ant
Cut ant
Texas leafcutter ant
Fungus ant
Parasol ant
Town ant
Texas leafcutting ant
Texas Leaf Cutting Ant
Info
Atta vollenweideri (Forel, 1893)Chaco leafcutter antInfo
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Bothriomyrmex wilsoni -> Plagiolepis wilsoniPribloff fairy shrimpInfo
Bothriomyrmex wroughtonii (Forel, 1895)Arctic fairy shrimpInfo
Brachyponera chinensis (Emery, 1895)Chinese Needle AntInfo
Buteo albicaudatus (Berlepsch, 1892)White-tailed HawkInfo
Buteo archeri (Sclater, 1918)Archer´s BuzzardInfo
Buteo augur (Ruppell, 1836)Augur BuzzardInfo
Buteo buteo (Linnaeus, 1758)BuzzardInfo
Buteo buteo buteo (Linnaeus, 1758)Central European BuzzardInfo
Buteo magnirostris (Gmelin, Jf, 1788)Roadside HawkInfo
Buteo rufinus (Cretzschmar, 1829)Long-legged BuzzardInfo
Buteo rufinus rufinus (Cretzschmar, 1829)Eastern Long-legged BuzzardInfo
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Calomyrmex impavidus (Forel, 1893)Black beauty antInfo
Calomyrmex purpureus (Mayr, 1876)Speckled beauty ants
Speckled beauty ant
Info
Calomyrmex splendidus (Mayr, 1876)Bauble beauty ants
Bauble beauty ant
Info
Camponotus aeneopilosus (Mayr, 1862)Golden black sugar ant
Golden-tailed sugar ant
Info
Camponotus aeneopilosus (Mayr, 1862)Info
Camponotus atriceps (Smith, F., 1858)Florida carpenter antInfo
Camponotus aurocinctus (Smith, F., 1858)Golden bearded sugar antInfo
Camponotus aurocinctus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Camponotus ceriseipes (Clark, 1938)Southern bearded sugar antInfo
Camponotus ceriseipes (Clark, 1938)Info
Camponotus chromaiodes (Bolton, 1995)Red carpenter ant
Ferruginous carpenter ant
Info
Camponotus cinereus (Mayr, 1876)Mallee black sugar antInfo
Camponotus cinereus (Mayr, 1876)Info
Camponotus claripes (Mayr, 1876)Pale legged sugar ants
Pale legged sugar ant
Info
Camponotus claripes (Mayr, 1876)Info
Camponotus consobrinus (Erichson, 1842)Sugar ant
Banded sugar ant
Info
Camponotus consobrinus (Erichson, 1842)Info
Camponotus denticulatus -> Camponotus wiederkehriMoneybox sugar antsInfo
Camponotus discors (Forel, 1902)Yellow disc sugar antsInfo
Camponotus discors (Forel, 1902)Info
Camponotus ephippium (Smith, F., 1858)Jumbuck sugar ants
Jumbuck sugar ant
Info
Camponotus ephippium (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Camponotus evae (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus evae (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus ferrugineus -> Camponotus chromaiodesRed carpenter antInfo
Camponotus floridanus (Buckley, 1866)Florida carpenter antInfo
Camponotus gasseri (Forel, 1894)Southern plug ants
Southern plug ant
Info
Camponotus gasseri (Forel, 1894)Info
Camponotus gigas (Latreille, 1802)Giant forest antInfo
Camponotus herculeanus (Linnaeus, 1758)Boreal carpenter antInfo
Camponotus herculeanus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus howensis (Wheeler, W.m., 1927)Lord Howe Island rectangle plug antInfo
Camponotus howensis (Wheeler, W.m., 1927)Info
Camponotus humilior (Forel, 1902)Household sugar antInfo
Camponotus inflatus (Lubbock, 1880)Australian honey-pot antInfo
Camponotus inflatus (Lubbock, 1880)Info
Camponotus innexus (Forel, 1902)Antarctic sugar ants
Antarctic sugar ant
Info
Camponotus innexus (Forel, 1902)Info
Camponotus intrepidus (Kirby, W., 1819)Coastal flumed sugar antInfo
Camponotus intrepidus (Kirby, W., 1819)Info
Camponotus janeti (Forel, 1895)Janet´s plug antInfo
Camponotus japonicus (Mayr, 1866)Japanese carpenter antInfo
Camponotus laevigatus (Smith, F., 1858)Giant carpenter antInfo
Camponotus ligniperdus -> Camponotus ligniperdaCarpenter AntInfo
Camponotus macrocephalus (Erichson, 1842)Southern rectangle plug antInfo
Camponotus modoc (Wheeler, W.m., 1910)Western carpenter ant
Western black carpenter ant
Info
Camponotus molossus (Forel, 1907)Western flumed sugar antInfo
Camponotus molossus (Forel, 1907)Info
Camponotus nearcticus (Emery, 1893)Smaller carpenter antInfo
Camponotus nigriceps (Smith, F., 1858)Black-headed sugar antInfo
Camponotus nigroaeneus (Smith, F., 1858)Southern black sugar antInfo
Camponotus nigroaeneus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Camponotus nigroaneusSouthern black sugar antInfo
Camponotus novaeboracensis (Fitch, 1855)New York Carpenter AntInfo
Camponotus novaehollandiae (Mayr, 1870)Northern common sugar ant
Northern sugar ant
Sugar Ant
Info
Camponotus novaehollandiae (Mayr, 1870)Info
Camponotus pellax (Santschi, 1919)Silver sugar ants
Silver sugar ant
Info
Camponotus pellax (Santschi, 1919)Info
Camponotus pennsylvanicus -> Camponotus pensylvanicaBlack carpenter ant
Eastern black carpenter ant
Info
Camponotus planatus (Roger, 1863)Compact Carpenter AntInfo
Camponotus prostans (Forel, 1910)Western sugar antInfo
Camponotus punctulatus (Mayr, 1868)Tacuru antInfo
Camponotus rubiginosus (Mayr, 1876)Coconut sugar antsInfo
Camponotus schmitzi (Staercke, 1933)Pitcher-plant ants
Swimming ants
Diving ants
Info
Camponotus sp. (Mayr, 1861)Info
Camponotus subnitidus (Mayr, 1876)Aerial sugar ants
Aerial sugar ant
Info
Camponotus subnitidus (Mayr, 1876)Info
Camponotus suffusus (Smith, F., 1858)Golden flumed sugar antInfo
Camponotus suffusus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Camponotus terebrans (Lowne, 1865)Brown bearded sugar ants
Brown bearded sugar ant
Info
Camponotus terebrans (Lowne, 1865)Info
Camponotus triodiae (Mcarthur, 2009)Spinifex antInfo
Camponotus variegatus (Smith, F., 1858)Hawaiian carpenter antInfo
Camponotus vitreus (Smith, F., 1860)Common northern plug antInfo
Camponotus vitreus (Smith, F., 1860)Info
Camponotus whitei (Wheeler, W.m., 1915)Common armoured sugar antInfo
Camponotus whitei (Wheeler, W.m., 1915)Info
Camponotus wiederkehri (Forel, 1894)Moneybox sugar antInfo
Camponotus wiederkehri (Forel, 1894)Info
Cardiocondyla pirata (Seifert & Frohschammer, 2013)Pirate antInfo
Carduelis barbata (Molina, 1782)Black-chinned SiskinInfo
Carduelis cannabina (Linnaeus, 1758)Eurasian LinnetInfo
Carduelis carduelis (Linnaeus, 1758)European GoldfinchInfo
Carduelis chloris (Linnaeus, 1758)European GreenfinchInfo
Carduelis flammea (Linnaeus, 1758)Common RedpollInfo
Carduelis flavirostris (Linnaeus, 1758)TwiteInfo
Carduelis hornemanni (Holböll, 1843)Arctic RedpollInfo
Carduelis magellanica (Vieillot, 1805)Hooded SiskinInfo
Carduelis psaltria (Lafresnaye, 1843)Lesser GoldfinchInfo
Cataglyphis bicolor (Fabricius, 1793)Sahara Desert antInfo
Cataglyphis bombycina (Roger, 1859)Saharan silver antInfo
Cephalotes specularis (Brandão & Al., 2014)Mirror turtle antsInfo
Cerapachys biroi (Forel, 1907)Clonal raider antInfo
Cerapachys brevis (Clark, 1924)Little cannibal antInfo
Cerapachys clarki (Crawley, 1922)Speckled cannibal antsInfo
Cerapachys edentatus (Forel, 1900)Blind cannibal antsInfo
Cerapachys fervidus (Wheeler, W.m., 1918)Two lined cannibal antsInfo
Cerapachys longitarsus (Mayr, 1879)Topless cannibal antsInfo
Cerapachys singularis (Forel, 1900)Carinate cannibal antInfo
Colobopsis macrocephala (Erichson, 1842)Southern rectangle plug antInfo
Crematogaster ashmeadi (Mayr, 1886)Acrobat antInfo
Crematogaster australis (Mayr, 1876)Valentine antInfo
Crematogaster australis (Mayr, 1876)Info
Crematogaster laeviceps (Smith, F., 1858)Cocktail ant
Common valentine ants
Common valentine ant
Info
Crematogaster laeviceps (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Crematogaster peringueyi (Emery, 1895)Cocktail Ant
Wipgatmier
Info
Crematogaster queenslandica (Forel, 1902)Little valentine ants
Little valentine ant
Info
Crematogaster queenslandica (Forel, 1902)Info
Crematogaster sp. (Lund, 1831)Info
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Diacamma australe (Fabricius, 1775)Australian bladder antInfo
Doleromyrma darwiniana (Forel, 1907)Brown house antInfo
Dolichoderus australis (André, 1896)Soft dolly antInfo
Dolichoderus bispinosus (Olivier, 1792)Desert fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus coquandi (Theobald, 1937)Linder fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus crawleyi (Donisthorpe, 1917)Mackin fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus debilis (Emery, 1890)Moore fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus doriae (Emery, 1887)Double spined dolly ants
Double spined dolly ant
Info
Dolichoderus doriae (Emery, 1887)Info
Dolichoderus ferrugineus (Forel, 1903)Spiny-tail fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus formosus (Clark, 1930)Caribbean fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus glauerti -> Dolichoderus parvusGreat Plains fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus imitator (Emery, 1894)Riverside fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus lamellosus (Mayr, 1870)Hidalgo fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus laotius (Santschi, 1920)Alachua fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus mucronifer (Roger, 1862)Stone Mountain fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus primitivus (Wilson, 1985)Sublette fairy shrimpInfo
Dolichoderus reflexus (Clark, 1930)Sharkfined dolly ants
Sharkfined dolly ant
Info
Dolichoderus scrobiculatus (Mayr, 1876)Northern sharkfined dolly ants
Northern sharkfined dolly ant
Info
Dorylus wilverthi (Emery, 1899)DoryliniInfo
Dorymyrmex bicolor (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Bi-colored Pyramid AntInfo
Dorymyrmex insanus (Buckley, 1866)Pyramid antInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eciton burchelli (Westwood, 1842)Army antInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forelius pruinosus (Roger, 1863)High noon antInfo
Formica aerata (Francoeur, 1973)Grey field antInfo
Formica aquilonia (Yarrow, 1955)Scottish Wood AntInfo
Formica exsecta (Nylander, 1846)Narrow headed antInfo
Formica exsecta (Nylander, 1846)Info
Formica exsectoides (Forel, 1886)Allegheny mound antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky ant
Common black ant
Negro Ant
Info
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica lugubris (Zetterstedt, 1838)Hairy wood antInfo
Formica lugubris (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Formica obscuripes (Forel, 1886)Western thatching ant
Thatching ant
Info
Formica polyctena (Förster, 1850)European Red Wood AntInfo
Formica pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Black-backed meadow antInfo
Formica pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Info
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1761)Horse ant
Southern wood ant
Red wood ant
Info
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Formicoxenus nitidulus (Nylander, 1846)Shining guest antInfo
Formicoxenus provancheri (Emery, 1895)Shampoo antInfo
Froggattella kirbii (Lowne, 1865)Common froglet antInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harpegnathos saltator (Jerdon, 1851)Indian jumping ant
Jerdon´s jumping ant
Info
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Illex argentinus (Castellanos, 1960)Argentine Shortfin SquidInfo
Iridomyrmex agilis (Forel, 1907)Agile tyrant antInfo
Iridomyrmex anceps (Roger, 1863)Tropical tyrant antInfo
Iridomyrmex bicknelli (Emery, 1898)Dome headed tyrant antInfo
Iridomyrmex conifer (Forel, 1902)Coned tyrant ants
Coned tyrant ant
Info
Iridomyrmex cyaneus (Wheeler, W.m., 1915)Blue tyrant ants
Blue tyrant ant
Info
Iridomyrmex gracilis (Lowne, 1865)Gracile tyrant antsInfo
Iridomyrmex greensladei -> Iridomyrmex purpureusGreenslade´s meat antInfo
Iridomyrmex humilis -> Linepithema humileArgentine antInfo
Iridomyrmex lividus (Shattuck, 1993)Blue meat antInfo
Iridomyrmex mattiroloi (Emery, 1898)Little tyrant ants
Little tyrant ant
Info
Iridomyrmex mayri (Forel, 1915)Titan pony antInfo
Iridomyrmex purpurea (Smith, 1858)Southern meat antsInfo
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Smith, 1858)Gravel ants
Meat-eater ants
Meat ants
Meat Eater Ant
Meat Ant
Info
Iridomyrmex reberrusBearded meat antInfo
Iridomyrmex reburrus (Shattuck, 1993)Meat Ant
Bearded meat ant
Info
Iridomyrmex rufoinclinus (Shattuck, 1993)Northern nearded tyrant ants
Northern bearded tyrant ant
Info
Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Lowne, 1865)Tufted tyrant ants
Tufted tyrant ant
Info
Iridomyrmex sanguineus (Forel, 1910)Northern meat antInfo
Iridomyrmex sp. (Mayr, 1862)Info
Iridomyrmex vicinus (Clark, 1934)Southern tyrant antsInfo
Iridomyrmex viridiaeneus (Viehmeyer, 1914)Centralian meat antInfo
Iridomyrmex viridigaster (Clark, 1941)Southern bearded tyrant ants
Southern bearded tyrant ant
Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)Cornfield antInfo
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)Info
Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Brown AntInfo
Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Lasius claviger (Roger, 1862)Smaller Yellow AntInfo
Lasius flavus (Fabricius, 1782)Yellow Meadow Ant
Yellow Ant
Info
Lasius flavus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Lasius fuliginosus (Latreille, 1798)Jet AntInfo
Lasius fuliginosus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Lasius neglectus (Van Loon, Boomsma En Andrasfalvy, 1990)Invasive garden antInfo
Lasius neoniger (Emery, 1893)Cornfield antInfo
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden Ant
Garden Ant
Common black ant
Small Black Ant
Common black garden ant
Black Ant
Site
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Leptogenys exigua (Crawley, 1921)Genial killer antInfo
Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus (Fabricius, 1775)Red-headed spider antInfo
Leptomyrmex sp. (Mayr, 1862)Info
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Slender AntInfo
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Linepithema humile (Mayr, 1868)Argentine antInfo
Liometopum luctuosum (Wheeler, W.m., 1905)The pine tree antInfo
Liometopum miocenicum (Carpenter, 1930)New England brine shrimpInfo
Liometopum occidentale (Emery, 1895)The velvety tree ant
Beaver-tail fairy shrimp
Velvety Tree Ant
Info
Liometopum oligocenicum (Wheeler, 1915)Mexican beaver-tail fairy shrimpInfo
Liometopum sinense (Wheeler, W.m., 1921)San Francisco brine shrimpInfo
Lioponera brevis (Clark, 1924)Info
Lioponera clarki (Crawley, 1922)Info
Lioponera fervida (Wheeler, 1918)Info
Lioponera longitarsus -> Cerapachys longitarsusTopless cannibal antsInfo
Lioponera singularis (Forel, 1900)Info
Lioponera sp.Info
Loweriella boltoni (Shattuck, 1992)Mono brine shrimpInfo
Lycalopex griseus (Gray, 1837)Argentine Gray FoxInfo
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Mauritia arabica (Linnaeus, 1758)Arabian CowryInfo
Mauritia mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758)Chocolate CowryInfo
Megaponera analis (Latreille, 1802)Matabele antInfo
Melophorus aeneovirens (Lowne, 1865)Giant beaked furnace antInfo
Melophorus anderseni (Agosti, 1998)Northern robber furnace antInfo
Melophorus bagoti (Lubbock, 1883)Red honey ant
Bagot´s furnace ant
Honeypot ant
Info
Melophorus bruneus (Mcareavey, 1949)Brown furnace ant
Brown furnace ants
Info
Melophorus fieldi (Forel, 1910)Common furnace antInfo
Melophorus fulvihirtus (Clark, 1941)Southern robber furnace ants
Southern robber furnace ant
Info
Melophorus hirsutus (Forel, 1902)Barrel furnace ants
Barrel furnace ant
Info
Melophorus iridescens (Emery, 1887)Racing furnace ants
Racing furnace ant
Info
Melophorus mjobergi (Forel, 1915)Pygmy furnace ants
Pygmy furnace ant
Info
Melophorus pillipes (Santschi, 1919)Bottlebrush furnace ants
Bottlebrush furnace ant
Info
Melophorus potteri (Mcareavey, 1947)Bulldozer furnace ants
Bulldozer furnace ant
Info
Melophorus sp. (Lubbock, 1883)Info
Melophorus wheeleri (Forel, 1910)Harvester furnace ants
Harvester furnace ant
Info
Meranoplus dimidiatus (Smith, 1867)Box shield antsInfo
Meranoplus diversus (Smith, 1867)Harvester shield ants
Harvester shield ant
Info
Meranoplus fenestratus (Smith, 1867)Holy shield ants
Holy shield ant
Info
Meranoplus froggatti (Forel, 1913)False tirtle ants
False tirtle ant
Info
Meranoplus hirsutus (Mayr, 1876)Jungle shield ants
Jungle shield ant
Info
Meranoplus mjobergi (Forel, 1915)Chocolate shield antInfo
Meranoplus testudineus (Mcareavey, 1956)Turtle ants
Turtle ant
Info
Messor pergandei -> Veromessor pergandeiDesert harvester ant
Black harvester ant
Info
Monomorium bifidum (Heterick, 2001)Northern fanged mono antInfo
Monomorium carinatum (Heterick, 2001)Angled mono antInfo
Monomorium destructor -> Trichomyrmex destructorSingapore ant
Destructive trailing ant
Info
Monomorium fieldi (Forel, 1910)Little black mono antInfo
Monomorium floricola (Jerdon, 1851)Flower ant
Brownish-red flower ant
Singapore Ant
Info
Monomorium insolescens (Wheeler, 1934)Monsoonal mono ants
Monsoonal mono ant
Info
Monomorium laeve (Mayr, 1876)Yellow mono ants
Yellow mono ant
Info
Monomorium liliuokalanii (Forel, 1899)Liliuokalani antInfo
Monomorium longiceps -> Monomorium annamenseMallee mono ants
Mallee mono ant
Info
Monomorium minimum -> Monomorium cyaneumLittle black antInfo
Monomorium nigriceps (Heterick, 2001)Little black mono ants
Little black mono ant
Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh ant
Pharaoh´s ant
Info
Monomorium rothsteini (Forel, 1902)Smiling mono ants
Harvester Ant
Smiling mono ant
Info
Monomorium sydneyense (Forel, 1902)Sydney mono ants
Sydney mono ant
Info
Monomorium tambourinense (Forel, 1915)Tambourine Mountain mono ants
Tambourine Mountain mono ant
Info
Monomorium whitei (Wheeler, W.m., 1915)Southern fanged mono ants
Southern fanged mono ant
Info
Myrmecia aberrans (Forel, 1900)Wide jawed bull ant
Wide jawed bullant
Info
Myrmecia brevinoda (Forel, 1910)Giant bulldog ant
Giant bull ant
Bulldog Ant
Info
Myrmecia chrysogaster (Clark, 1943)Toothed bullantInfo
Myrmecia croslandi (Taylor, 1991)Australian jack jumper antInfo
Myrmecia esuriens (Fabricius, 1804)Tasmanian InchmanInfo
Myrmecia forficata (Fabricius, 1787)Inchman
Bulldog Ant
Inchmen ant
Info
Myrmecia fulviculis (Forel, 1913)Toothless BullantInfo
Myrmecia fulvipes (Roger, 1861)Jack JumperInfo
Myrmecia gulosa (Fabricius, 1775)Red Bull Ant
Giant Bull Ant
Giant bull ants
Hoppy joe
Giant red bull ant
Info
Myrmecia mandibularis (Smith, 1858)Toothless bull ants
Toothless bullant
Info
Myrmecia nigriceps (Mayr, 1862)Bulldog Ant
Black-headed bull ant
Info
Myrmecia nigrocincta (Smith, 1858)Jumper ant
Jumping jack
Info
Myrmecia piliventris (Smith, 1858)Golden tail bull ant
Golden-tailed bull ant
Info
Myrmecia pilosula (Smith, 1858)Jack Jumper
Hopper Ant
Jumper Ant
Jumping jacks
Jack jumper ant
Jumping jack
Info
Myrmecia pyriformis (Smith, F., 1858)Bull Ant
Inch ant
Info
Myrmecia sp. (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Myrmecia tepperi (Emery, 1898)Bucktoothed bull ants
Bucktoothed bullant
Info
Myrmecia urens (Lowne, 1865)Baby bull ants
Baby bull ant
Info
Myrmecina graminicola (Latreille, 1802)Grass AntInfo
Myrmelachista schumanni (Emery, 1890)Lemon antInfo
Myrmia micruraShort-tailed WoodstarInfo
Myrmica latifrons (Stärcke, 1927)StarckeInfo
Myrmica pharaonis -> Monomorium pharaonisPharaoh antInfo
Myrmica rubra -> Labidus coecusCommon red ant
European fire ant
Red Ant
Info
Myrmoxenus ravouxi -> Temnothorax ravouxiRavoux´s slavemaker antInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoponera villosa (Fabricius, 1804)Hairy Panther AntInfo
Nothomyrmecia macrops (Clark, 1934)Dawn ant
Dinosaur ant
Fossil ant
Australian ant
Info
Nothomyrmica macrops (Clark, 1951)Dawn ant
Dinosaur ant
Info
Notoncus ectatommoides (Forel, 1892)Pronged epaulet ants
Pronged epaulet ant
Info
Notoncus enormis (Szabó, 1910)Bulbous epaulet antsInfo
Notoncus gilberti (Forel, 1895)Smooth epaulet ants
Smooth epaulet ant
Info
Notoncus hickmani (Clark, 1930)Yellow epaulet ants
Yellow epaulet ant
Info
Notoncus spinisquamis (André, 1896)Giant epaulet ants
Giant epaulet ant
Info
Nylanderia fulva (Mayr, 1862)Tawny crazy ant
Rasberry crazy ant
Info
Nylanderia obscura (Mayr, 1862)Swamp parrot antInfo
Nylanderia pubens (A. Forel, 1893)Caribbean crazy antInfo
Nylanderia sp. -> Paratrechina sp.Info
Nylanderia vaga (Forel, 1901)Forest parrot antInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochetellus flavipes (Kirby, W.f., 1896)Spinifex antInfo
Ochetellus glaber (Mayr, 1862)Black house ant
Black Ant
Info
Odontomachus ruginodis (Smith, M.r., 1937)Rough-node Snapping AntInfo
Odontomachus sp.Info
Odontomachus turneri (Forel, 1900)Garden snappy antInfo
Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775)Orange gaster
Green ant
Green Tree Ant
Info
Oecophylla sp. (Smith, 1860)Info
Opisthopsis diadematus (Wheeler, W.m., 1918)Black capped strobe ants
Black capped strobe ant
Info
Opisthopsis haddoni (Emery, 1893)Red-headed strobe ant
Savanna strobe ant
Strobe Ant
Info
Opisthopsis major (Forel, 1902)Tufted strobe antInfo
Opisthopsis pictus (Emery, 1895)Painted strobe antInfo
Opisthopsis rufithorax (Emery, 1895)Black-headed strobe antInfo
Orectognathus howensis (Wheeler, 1927)Lord Howe Island goblin ants
Lord Howe Island goblin ant
Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla analis -> Megaponera analisMatabele antInfo
Pachycondyla chinensis -> Brachyponera chinensisAsian needle antInfo
Pachycondyla excavata (Emery, 1893)Eared foaming antsInfo
Pachycondyla harpax (Fabricius, 1804)Rapacious Panther AntInfo
Pachycondyla porcata (Emery, 1897)Striped foaming antsInfo
Pachycondyla sublaevis (Emery, 1887)Smooth foaming antsInfo
Papyrius nitidus (Mayr, 1862)Red cocktail antInfo
Paraponera clavata (Fabricius, 1775)Bullet Ant
Lesser giant hunting ant
Conga ant
Info
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy ant
Hairy ant
Crazy ant
Black Crazy Ant
Info
Paratrechina minutula (Forel, 1901)Baby parrot antsInfo
Paratrechina obscura (Mayr, 1862)Swamp parrot antsInfo
Paratrechina pubens (Forel, 1893)Caribbean crazy antInfo
Paratrechina sp. (Motschoulsky, 1863)Info
Paratrechina vaga -> Nylanderia vagaForest parrot ant
Garden ant
Info
Pedetes capensis (Forster, 1778)Cape SpringhareInfo
Pedetes surdasterEast African SpringhareInfo
Pheidole ampla (Forel, 1893)Seedharvesting antInfo
Pheidole anthracina (Forel, 1902)Seedharvesting antInfo
Pheidole hartmeyeri (Forel, 1907)Harvester bigheaded ants
Harvester bigheaded ant
Info
Pheidole impressiceps (Mayr, 1876)Giant big-headed antInfo
Pheidole longiceps -> Pheidole neolongicepsKnobbed bigheaded ants
Knobbed bigheaded ant
Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown ant
Bigheaded ant
Madeira ant
Big-headed ant
Brown House-Ant
Lion Ant
Big headed ant
Info
Pheidole mjobergi (Forel, 1915)Savanna bigheaded ants
Savanna bigheaded ant
Info
Pheidole sp. (Westwood, 1839)Info
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Phylloscopus borealis (Blasius, 1858)Arctic WarblerInfo
Phylloscopus fuscatus (Stresemann, 1924)Dusky WarblerInfo
Phylloscopus poliocephalus (A.b. Meyer, 1875)Island Leaf-warblerInfo
Phylloscopus sarasinorum (A.b. Meyer & Wiglesworth, 1896)Sulawesi Leaf-warblerInfo
Phylloscopus umbrovirens (Neumann, 1905)Brown Woodland-warblerInfo
Plagiolepis alluaudi (Emery, 1894)Little yellow antInfo
Platythyrea parallela (Smith, F., 1859)Northern broadnosed killer ants
Northern broadnosed killer ant
Info
Platythyrea turneri (Forel, 1895)Southern broadnosed killer ants
Southern broadnosed killer ant
Info
Podomyrma adelaidae (Smith, 1858)Desert muscleman antInfo
Podomyrma adelaideDesert muscleman antInfo
Pogonomyrmex anzensis (Cole, 1968)Anza Desert HarvesterInfo
Pogonomyrmex badius (Latreille, 1802)Florida harvester antInfo
Pogonomyrmex barbatus (Smith, 1858)Red harvester ant
Red ant
Info
Pogonomyrmex bicolor (Cole, 1968)Bicolored Harvester AntInfo
Pogonomyrmex californicus (Buckley, 1867)California harvester antInfo
Pogonomyrmex desertorum (Wheeler, 1902)Large Seed Harvesting AntInfo
Pogonomyrmex maricopa (Wheeler, 1914)Maricopa harvester antInfo
Pogonomyrmex occidentalis (Cresson, 1865)Western harvester antInfo
Pogonomyrmex rugosus (Emery, 1895)Rough harvester antInfo
Polyergus bicolor -> Polyergus brevicepsBicolored Amazon antInfo
Polyergus breviceps (Emery, 1893)Broad-headed Amazon antInfo
Polyergus longicornis -> Polyergus lucidusLong-horned Amazon antInfo
Polyergus lucidus (Mayr, 1870)Shining Amazon antInfo
Polyergus mexicanus (Forel, 1899)Western Amazon antInfo
Polyergus montivagus -> Polyergus lucidusFoothills Amazon antInfo
Polyergus oligergus (Trager, 2013)Florida Amazon antInfo
Polyergus ruber (Trager, 2013)Ruby amazon antInfo
Polyergus rufescens (Latreille, 1798)Slave-making ant
European Amazon ant
Info
Polyergus sanwaldi (Trager, 2013)Sanwald´s Amazon antInfo
Polyergus topoffi (Trager, 2013)Topoff´s Amazon antInfo
Polyergus vinosus (Trager, 2013)Wine-red Amazon antInfo
Polyrhachis ammon (Fabricius, 1775)Golden-tailed Spiny Ant
Golden-spined Ant
Info
Polyrhachis ammon (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Polyrhachis australis (Mayr, 1870)Info
Polyrhachis australis (Mayr, 1870)Info
Polyrhachis daemeli (Mayr, 1876)Daemel´s Spiny AntInfo
Polyrhachis daemeli (Mayr, 1876)Info
Polyrhachis femorata (Smith, F., 1858)Southern broad-nosed spiny antInfo
Polyrhachis femorata (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Polyrhachis flavibasis (Clark, 1930)Northern broad-nosed spiny antInfo
Polyrhachis flavibasis (Clark, 1930)Info
Polyrhachis gravis (Clark, 1930)Gravis spiny ants
Gravis spiny ant
Info
Polyrhachis gravis (Clark, 1930)Info
Polyrhachis hirsuta (Mayr, 1876)Hairy spiny ants
Hairy spiny ant
Info
Polyrhachis hirsuta (Mayr, 1876)Info
Polyrhachis inconspicua (Emery, 1887)Little spiny ants
Little spiny ant
Info
Polyrhachis inconspicua (Emery, 1887)Info
Polyrhachis macropa (Wheeler, W.m., 1916)Mulga spiny antInfo
Polyrhachis macropa (Wheeler, W.m., 1916)Info
Polyrhachis micans (Mayr, 1876)False devil spiny ants
Devil spiny ant
Info
Polyrhachis micans (Mayr, 1876)Info
Polyrhachis ornata (Mayr, 1876)Golden spiny ant
Supern spiny ant
Info
Polyrhachis ornata (Mayr, 1876)Info
Polyrhachis patiens (Santschi, 1920)Toothed spiny ants
Toothed spiny ant
Info
Polyrhachis patiens (Santschi, 1920)Info
Polyrhachis pseudothrinax (Hung, 1967)Unicorn spiny antInfo
Polyrhachis schwiedlandi (Forel, 1902)Desert spiny antsInfo
Polyrhachis schwiedlandi (Forel, 1902)Info
Polyrhachis senilis (Forel, 1902)Savanna spiny antInfo
Polyrhachis senilis (Forel, 1902)Info
Polyrhachis sidnica (Mayr, 1866)Antarctic spiny antsInfo
Polyrhachis sidnica (Mayr, 1866)Info
Ponera leae (Forel, 1913)Blind crypt antsInfo
Prenolepis imparis (Say, 1836)False Honey AntInfo
Proceratium google (Fisher, 2005)Google antInfo
Prolasius advena (Smith, 1862)Small brown bush antInfo
Prolasius bruneus (Mcareavey, 1947)Brown mistral antInfo
Prolasius nitidissimus (André, 1896)Black mistral antsInfo
Prolasius pallidus (Clark, 1934)Yellow mistral ants
Yellow mistral ant
Info
Pseudomyrmex gracilis (Fabricius, 1804)Elongate twig antInfo
Pseudoneoponera excavata (Emery, 1893)Eared foaming antInfo
Pseudoneoponera porcata (Emery, 1897)Striped foaming antInfo
Pseudoneoponera sublaevis (Emery, 1887)Smooth foaming antInfo
Pseudoponera stigma (Fabricius, 1804)Pan-tropical Panther AntInfo
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Rhytidoponera araneoides (Le Guillou, 1842)Spider pony antInfo
Rhytidoponera aspera (Roger, 1860)Rough blue pony antInfo
Rhytidoponera aurata (Roger, 1861)Lesserhorned pony ant
Lesser horned pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera chalybaea (Emery, 1901)Blue pony antInfo
Rhytidoponera convexa (Mayr, 1876)Convex pony ants
Convex pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera impressa (Mayr, 1876)Blue pony ants
Blue pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera mayri (Emery, 1883)Titan pony antsInfo
Rhytidoponera metallica (Smith, 1858)Metallic pony ant
Green-headed ant
Green ant
The green-head ant
Metallic pony ants
Green-head Ant
Info
Rhytidoponera punctata (Smith, F., 1858)Speckled pony ants
Speckled pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera reticulata (Forel, 1893)Netted pony ants
Netted pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera taurus (Forel, 1910)Greater horned pony ants
Greater horned pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera tenuis (Forel, 1900)Delicate pony ants
Delicate pony ant
Info
Rhytidoponera turneri (Forel, 1910)Sharkskinned pony antInfo
Rhytidoponera tyloxys (Brown & Douglas, 1958)Killer pony ants
Killer pony ant
Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis fugax cypridis (Santschi, 1934)Northern river crangonyctidInfo
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Ginger ant
Tropical fire ant
Fire Ant
Info
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Solenopsis interrupta (Santschi, 1916)Fire antInfo
Solenopsis invicta (Buren, 1972)Red imported fire ant
Red fire ant
Argentine Fire Ant
Imported Fire Ant
Info
Solenopsis macdonaghi (Santschi, 1916)Fire antInfo
Solenopsis molesta -> Diplorhoptrum molestumThief ant
Thief ants
Info
Solenopsis quinquecuspis (Forel, 1913)Fire antInfo
Solenopsis richteri (Forel, 1909)Black imported fire ant
BIFA
Imported Fire Ant
Imported Black Fire Ant
Info
Solenopsis saevissima (Smith, F., 1855)Fire antInfo
Solenopsis sp. (Westwood, 1840)Info
Solenopsis texana -> Diplorhoptrum texanumThief AntInfo
Solenopsis wagneri -> Solenopsis invictaRed imported fire antInfo
Solenopsis xyloni (Mccook, 1879)Southern fire antInfo
Solenopsis sp. sp. (Latreille, 1809)Info
Spermophilus parryii (Richardson, 1825)Arctic Ground SquirrelInfo
Sterna caspiaCaspian TernInfo
Sterna dougalliiRoseate TernInfo
Sterna dougallii dougalliiRoseate ternInfo
Sterna hirundoCommon TernInfo
Sterna paradisaea (Pontoppidan, 1763)Arctic TernInfo
Sterna striataWhite-fronted TernInfo
Sterna vittata (Reichenow, 1904)Antarctic TernInfo
Strumigenys sp. (Smith, 1860)Info
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Tapinoma erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Erratic antInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Info
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)Ghost ant
Odorous house ant
Info
Tapinoma minutum (Mayr, 1862)Dwarf pecdicel ants
Dwarf pecdicel ant
Info
Tapinoma sessile (Say, 1836)Coconut ant
Stink ant
Odorous house ant
Info
Tatuidris tatusia (Brown & Kempf, 1968)Armadillo antInfo
Technomyrmex albipes (Smith, F., 1861)Black household ant
Whitefooted house ant
White-footed ant
Info
Technomyrmex difficilis (Forel, 1892)White-Footed AntInfo
Technomyrmex jocosus (Forel, 1910)White-footed house antInfo
Temnothorax pilagens (Seifert, Kleeberg, Feldmeyer, Pamminger, Jongepier, 2014)Pillage antInfo
Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander, 1846)Guinea ant
Tramp Ant
Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement ant
Red Pavement Ant
Info
Tetramorium impressum (Viehmeyer, 1925)Impressive pennant ants
Impressive pennant ant
Info
Tetramorium laticephalum (Bolton, 1977)Harvester pennant ants
Harvester pennant ant
Info
Tetramorium pacificum (Mayr, 1870)Pacific pennant antInfo
Tetramorium sjostedti (Forel, 1915)Giant pennant ants
Giant pennant ant
Info
Tetramorium spininode (Bolton, 1977)Royal pennant ants
Royal pennant ant
Info
Tetramorium splendidior (Viehmeyer, 1925)Splended pennant ants
Splended pennant ant
Info
Tetramorium striolatum (Viehmeyer, 1914)Common pennant antInfo
Tetramorium tsushimae (Emery, 1925)Japanese Pavement AntInfo
Tetraponera emeryi (Forel, 1911)Cedar beetleInfo
Tetraponera nitida (Smith, F., 1860)Toothed black tree-antInfo
Tetraponera punctulata (Smith, F., 1877)Savanna black tree ant
Tree Ant
Info
Tetraponera sp. (Smith, 1852)Info
Torgos tracheliotus (Bruun, Mendelssohn & Bull, 1981)Lappet-faced VultureInfo
Torgos tracheliotus negevensis (Bruun, Mendelssohn & Bull, 1981)Arabian Lappet-facedInfo
Trachymyrmex septentrionalis (Mccook, 1881)Northern Fungus Farming AntInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Veromessor pergandei (Mayr, 1886)Black harvester ant
Desert harvester ant
Info
Species with WBack  Top
Wasmannia auropunctata (Roger, 1863)Little fire ant
Electric ant
LFA
Info
Wasmannia auropuntataLittle fire antInfo
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderHymenoptera
Wasps, Bees, Ants, Sawflies, Ants and wasps
SuborderApocrita
True wasps, Bees, Ants, Narrow-waisted hymenopterans, Parasitic wasps, Wasps
InfraorderAculeata
Stinging wasps
SuperfamilyFormicoidea
Ants
FamilyFormicidae
Ants
AuthorLatreille, 1809
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