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Distribution path and Subregions of Benin (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Benin
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Benin
Class
Benin
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 147 families, 875 genera, 1907 species
Tree
Subclass
Benin
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 147 families, 875 genera, 1907 species
Tree
Infraclass
Benin
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 142 families, 856 genera, 1861 species
Tree
Superorder
Benin
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 96 families, 657 genera, 1564 species
Tree
Order
Benin
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 21 families, 90 genera, 165 species
Tree
Suborder
Benin
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 19 families, 85 genera, 160 species
Tree
Infraorder
Benin
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 9 families, 56 genera, 115 species
Tree
Superfamily
Benin
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 23 genera, 46 species
Tree
Family
Benin
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 23 genera, 46 species
Site
Tree
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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


Countries
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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 Benin
Species with ANext  
Aenictus humeralis (Santschi, 1910)Info
Aenictus humeralis viridans (Santschi, 1915)Info
Aenictus mutatus (Santschi, 1913)Kaibab fairy shrimpInfo
Anochetus bequaerti (Forel, 1913)Info
Apomyrma stygia (Brown, Gotwald & Levieux, 1971)Info
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi (André, 1889)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus aegyptiacus (Emery, 1915)Info
Camponotus desantii (Santschi, 1915)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus schoutedeni (Forel, 1911)Info
Camponotus sericeus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Camponotus solon (Forel, 1886)Info
Camponotus vestitus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Camponotus vestitus perpectitus (Santschi, 1926)Info
Carebara sicheli (Mayr, 1862)Info
Cataulacus difficilis (Santschi, 1916)Info
Cataulacus guineensis (Smith, 1853)Info
Crematogaster chlorotica (Emery, 1899)Info
Crematogaster edentula (Santschi, 1914)Info
Crematogaster kneri (Mayr, 1862)Info
Crematogaster kneri behanzini (Santschi, 1915)Info
Crematogaster menilekii (Forel, 1894)Info
Crematogaster paolii (Menozzi, 1930)Info
Crematogaster werneri (Mayr, 1907)Info
Crematogaster werneri pasithea (Santschi, 1915)Info
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Dorylus nigricans burmeisteri (Shuckard, 1840)Info
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Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepisiota cacozela (Stitz, 1916)Info
Lepisiota monardi (Santschi, 1930)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor galla (Mayr, 1904)Info
Messor regalis (Emery, 1892)Info
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Nylanderia jaegerskioeldi (Mayr, 1904)Info
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Odontomachus assiniensis (Emery, 1892)Info
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Paltothyreus tarsatus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Paltothyreus tarsatus striatus (Santschi, 1930)Info
Pheidole excellens (Mayr, 1862)Info
Pheidole excellens fulvobasalis (Santschi, 1921)Info
Plagiolepis brunni (Mayr, 1895)Info
Platythyrea conradti (Emery, 1899)Info
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Sphinctomyrmex rufiventris (Santschi, 1915)Info
Strumigenys ludovici (Forel, 1904)Info
Strumigenys maynei (Forel, 1916)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinoma modestum (Santschi, 1932)Info
Tetramorium occidentale (Santschi, 1916)Info
Tetramorium versiculum (Bolton, 1980)Info
Trichomyrmex abyssinicus (Forel, 1894)Info
46 Species in Formicidae for Benin 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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