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Distribution path and Subregions of Afghanistan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Afghanistan
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Afghanistan
Class
Afghanistan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 294 families, 1984 genera, 4768 species
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Subclass
Afghanistan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 291 families, 1977 genera, 4759 species
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Infraclass
Afghanistan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 288 families, 1974 genera, 4755 species
Tree
Superorder
Afghanistan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 210 families, 1608 genera, 4039 species
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Order
Afghanistan
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 33 families, 161 genera, 473 species
Tree
Suborder
Afghanistan
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 30 families, 157 genera, 469 species
Tree
Infraorder
Afghanistan
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 14 families, 90 genera, 366 species
Tree
Superfamily
Afghanistan
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 25 genera, 116 species
Tree
Family
Afghanistan
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 25 genera, 116 species
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Genera1.482    worldwide
Species51.761    worldwide
Common namesAnts
German namesAmeisen
Dutch namesMieren
Danish namesMyrerne, Myrer
Finnish namesMuurahaiset
Norwegian namesMaur
Swedish namesMyror
Spanish namesHormigas
Italian namesFormiche
French namesFourmis
AuthorLatreille, 1809
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
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Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesFormicidae in bie.ala.org.au
Formicidae in insects.ummz.lsa.umich.edu
Formicidae in antcat.org
Formicidae in antwiki.org
Formicidae in darwinfoundation.org
Formicidae in faunaeur.org
Formicidae in itis.gov
Formicidae in antweb.org
Formicidae in dyntaxa.se
Formicidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Formicidae in Afghanistan
Species with ANext  
Aenictus sagei (Forel, 1901)Info
Aphaenogaster haarlovi (Collingwood, 1961)Info
Aphaenogaster rhaphidiiceps (Mayr, 1877)Info
Aphaenogaster smythiesii (Forel, 1902)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bothriomyrmex walshi (Forel, 1895)Info
Bothriomyrmex wroughtonii (Forel, 1895)Arctic fairy shrimpInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus bactrianus -> Camponotus oasiumInfo
Camponotus buddhae (Forel, 1892)Info
Camponotus compressus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Camponotus fedtschenkoi (Mayr, 1877)Info
Camponotus ilgii (Forel, 1894)Info
Camponotus interjectus (Mayr, 1877)Info
Camponotus oasium (Forel, 1890)Info
Camponotus obliquipilosus (Emery, 1920)Info
Camponotus pexus (Santschi, 1929)Info
Camponotus sanctus (Forel, 1904)Info
Camponotus sericeus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Camponotus turkestanicus (Emery, 1887)Info
Camponotus turkestanus (André, 1882)Info
Cardiocondyla brachyceps (Seifert, 2003)Info
Cardiocondyla elegans -> Cardiocondyla sahlbergiInfo
Cardiocondyla kushanica (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866)Info
Cardiocondyla sahlbergi (Forel, 1913)Info
Cardiocondyla ulianini (Emery, 1889)Info
Carebara afghana (Pisarski, 1970)Info
Cataglyphis aenescens (Nylander, 1849)Info
Cataglyphis albicans (Roger, 1859)Info
Cataglyphis bergiana (Arnoldi, 1964)Info
Cataglyphis bucharica (Emery, 1925)Info
Cataglyphis cinnamomea (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Cataglyphis cinnamomeus (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Cataglyphis emeryi (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Cataglyphis karakalensis -> Cataglyphis bergianaInfo
Cataglyphis lividus (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis longipedem (Eichwald, 1841)Info
Cataglyphis pallida (Mayr, 1877)Info
Cataglyphis setipes (Forel, 1894)Info
Crematogaster afghanica (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Crematogaster bogojawlenskii (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Crematogaster hezaradjatica (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Crematogaster moqorensis (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Crematogaster subdentata (Mayr, 1877)Info
Crematogaster subdentata kaschgariensis (Forel, 1901)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dolichoderus moggridgei (Forel, 1886)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica clara (Forel, 1886)Info
Formica cunicularia (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica orangea (Seifert & Schultz, 2009)Info
Formica pacifica (Francoeur, 1973)Info
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Formica subpilosa (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Brown AntInfo
Lasius brunneus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius carniolicus (Mayr, 1861)Info
Lasius flavescens -> Lasius nigraInfo
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lasius nigra (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius rabaudi (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Lepisiota frauenfeldi (Mayr, 1855)Info
Lepisiota frauenfeldi integra (Forel, 1894)Info
Lepisiota kabulica (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Lepisiota melanogaster (Emery, 1915)Info
Lepisiota semenovi (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Lepisiota sericea (Forel, 1892)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor aphaenogasteroides (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Messor aralocaspius (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Messor aralocaspius aralocaspius (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Messor excursionis (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Messor himalayanus (Forel, 1902)Info
Messor instabilis (Smith, 1858)Info
Messor meridionalis (André, 1883)Info
Messor orientalis (Emery, 1898)Info
Messor reticuliventris (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Messor semirufus (André, 1883)Info
Monomorium abeillei (André, 1881)Info
Monomorium atomum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium barbatulum (Mayr, 1877)Info
Monomorium flavum (Collingwood, 1961)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium indicum kusnezowi (Santschi, 1928)Info
Monomorium lindbergi (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Monomorium nengraharicum (Pisarski, 1970)Info
Monomorium pallidum (Donisthorpe, 1918)Info
Monomorium sagei (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium salomonis salomonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Myrmica afghanica (Radchenko & Elmes, 2003)Info
Myrmica aimonissabaudiae (Menozzi, 1939)Info
Myrmica rupestris (Forel, 1902)Info
Myrmica tenuispina (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Myrmica tibetana (Mayr, 1889)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paratrechina sindbadi (Pisarski, 1960)Info
Pheidole indica (Mayr, 1879)Info
Pheidole indica himalayana (Forel, 1902)Info
Pheidole pallidula (Nylander, 1849)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polyrhachis lacteipennis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Polyrhachis similis (Viehmeyer, 1912)Info
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Solenopsis fugax (Latreille, 1798)Info
Solenopsis jalalabadica (Pisarski, 1970)Info
Solenopsis knuti (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Strongylognathus kabakovi (Radchenko & Dubovikoff, 2011)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinoma karavaievi (Emery, 1925)Info
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)Ghost antInfo
Tapinoma simrothi (Krausse, 1911)Info
Temnothorax cornibrevis (Collingwood, 1961)Info
Temnothorax pallidus (Collingwood, 1961)Info
Tetramorium agile (Arnold, 1960)Info
Tetramorium armatum (Santschi, 1927)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium exile (Csösz & Radchenko, 2007)Info
Tetramorium kabulistanicum (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Tetramorium nitidissimum (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Tetramorium pisarskii (Radchenko & Scupola, 2015)Info
Tetramorium schneideri (Emery, 1898)Info
Tetramorium striativentre (Mayr, 1877)Info
Trichomyrmex destructor (Jerdon, 1851)Info
116 Species in Formicidae for Afghanistan listed
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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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