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Distribution path and Subregions of Cook Islands (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - Cook Islands
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Cook Islands
Class
Cook Islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 58 families, 219 genera, 318 species
Tree
Subclass
Cook Islands
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 58 families, 219 genera, 318 species
Tree
Infraclass
Cook Islands
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 58 families, 219 genera, 318 species
Tree
Superorder
Cook Islands
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 42 families, 162 genera, 235 species
Tree
Order
Cook Islands
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 5 families, 22 genera, 36 species
Tree
Suborder
Cook Islands
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 5 families, 22 genera, 36 species
Tree
Infraorder
Cook Islands
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 2 families, 19 genera, 33 species
Tree
Superfamily
Cook Islands
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 18 genera, 32 species
Tree
Family
Cook Islands
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 18 genera, 32 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
Paleozoic
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)

Species overview - Checklist for Formicidae in Cook Islands
Anochetus graeffei (Mayr, 1870)Info
Anochetus risii (Forel, 1900)Info
Anoplolepis gracilipes (Smith, 1857)Maldive antInfo
Camponotus chloroticus (Emery, 1897)Info
Cardiocondyla emeryi (Forel, 1881)Info
Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Iridomyrmex anceps (Roger, 1863)Tropical tyrant antInfo
Leptogenys falcigera (Roger, 1861)Info
Monomorium floricola (Jerdon, 1851)Flower antInfo
Nylanderia bourbonica (Forel, 1886)Info
Nylanderia vaga (Forel, 1901)Forest parrot antInfo
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy antInfo
Pheidole fervens (Smith, 1858)Info
Pheidole guineensis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole oceanica (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole sexspinosa (Mayr, 1870)Info
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Plagiolepis alluaudi (Emery, 1894)Little yellow antInfo
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Ginger antInfo
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)Ghost antInfo
Tapinoma minutum (Mayr, 1862)Dwarf pecdicel antsInfo
Technomyrmex albipes (Smith, F., 1861)Black household antInfo
Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander, 1846)Guinea antInfo
Tetramorium guineense -> Tetramorium bicarinatumInfo
Tetramorium pacificum (Mayr, 1870)Pacific pennant antInfo
Tetramorium simillimum (Smith, F., 1851)Info
Tetramorium tonganum (Mayr, 1870)Info
Trichomyrmex destructor (Jerdon, 1851)Info
32 Species in Formicidae for Cook Islands listed
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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