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Distribution path and Subregions of Egypt (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Egypt
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Egypt
Class
Egypt
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 306 families, 1966 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Subclass
Egypt
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 304 families, 1961 genera, 4598 species
Tree
Infraclass
Egypt
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 296 families, 1936 genera, 4547 species
Tree
Superorder
Egypt
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 195 families, 1505 genera, 3745 species
Tree
Order
Egypt
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 34 families, 238 genera, 675 species
Tree
Suborder
Egypt
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 33 families, 236 genera, 673 species
Tree
Infraorder
Egypt
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 17 families, 154 genera, 534 species
Tree
Superfamily
Egypt
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 23 genera, 104 species
Tree
Family
Egypt
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 23 genera, 104 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
Paleozoic
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 Egypt
Species with ANext  
Aenictus fuscovarius (Gerstaecker, 1859)Info
Aenictus fuscovarius sagittarius (Santschi, 1938)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus aegyptiacus (Emery, 1915)Info
Camponotus compressus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Camponotus fellah (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus oasium (Forel, 1890)Info
Camponotus rhamses (Santschi, 1915)Info
Camponotus sericeus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Camponotus sinaiticus (Ionescu-hirsch, 2010)Info
Camponotus xerxes (Forel, 1904)Info
Cardiocondyla batesii (Forel, 1894)Info
Cardiocondyla emeryi (Forel, 1881)Info
Cardiocondyla fajumensis -> Cardiocondyla nudusInfo
Cardiocondyla israelica (Seifert, 2003)Info
Cardiocondyla mauritanica (Forel, 1890)Info
Cardiocondyla nigra (Forel, 1905)Info
Cardiocondyla nudus (Mayr, 1866)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Cataglyphis adenensis (Forel, 1904)Info
Cataglyphis adenensis bugnioni (Santschi, 1929)Info
Cataglyphis agostii (Sharaf, 2007)Info
Cataglyphis albicans (Roger, 1859)Info
Cataglyphis argentata (Radoszkowsky, 1876)Info
Cataglyphis bicoloripes (Walker, 1871)Info
Cataglyphis bombycina sinaitica (Wheeler, W.m. & Mann, 1916)Info
Cataglyphis bombycinus (Roger, 1859)Info
Cataglyphis isis (Forel, 1913)Info
Cataglyphis lividus (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis rubra (Forel, 1903)Info
Cataglyphis sabulosa (Kugler, J., 1981)Info
Cataglyphis savignyi (Dufour, 1862)Info
Cerapachys collingwoodi (Sharaf, 2007)Info
Cerapachys longitarsus (Mayr, 1879)Topless cannibal antsInfo
Crematogaster aegyptiaca (Mayr, 1862)Info
Crematogaster aegyptiaca pharaonis (Santschi, 1914)Info
Crematogaster inermis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dorylus affinis (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus affinis aegyptiacus (Mayr, 1865)Info
Dorylus affinis hirsutus (Wheeler, 1922)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera abeillei (André, 1881)Info
Hypoponera ragusai (Emery, 1894)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepisiota frauenfeldi aegyptiaca (Finzi, 1936)Info
Lepisiota nigra (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Lepisiota opaciventris (Finzi, 1936)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor aegyptiacus (Emery, 1878)Info
Messor aegyptiacus felah (Santschi, 1923)Info
Messor arenarius (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Messor arenarius alfierii (Santschi, 1938)Info
Messor arenarius diabolus (Santschi, 1938)Info
Messor arenarius thebaicus (Santschi, 1912)Info
Messor barbarus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Messor barbarus sahlbergi (Forel, 1913)Info
Messor crawleyi (Santschi, 1928)Info
Messor ebeninus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor eglalae (Sharaf, 2007)Info
Messor foreli (Santschi, 1923)Info
Messor niloticus (Santschi, 1938)Info
Messor striaticeps (André, 1883)Info
Monomorium areniphilum (Santschi, 1911)Info
Monomorium atomum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium atomum cooperi (Donisthorpe, 1942)Info
Monomorium bicolor -> Monomorium hirsutumInfo
Monomorium dakarense (Santschi, 1914)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium edentatum (Emery, 1897)Info
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium hirsutum (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium junodi (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium niloticum (Emery, 1881)Info
Monomorium nitidiventre (Emery, 1893)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Monomorium phoenicum (Santschi, 1927)Info
Monomorium salomonis -> Monomorium junodiInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nesomyrmex angulatus (Mayr, 1862)Info
Nylanderia jaegerskioeldi (Mayr, 1904)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pheidole fadli (Sharaf, 2007)Info
Pheidole indica (Mayr, 1879)Info
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole pallidula (Nylander, 1849)Info
Pheidole pallidula recticeps (Menozzi, 1932)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole sinaitica (Mayr, 1862)Info
Pheidole teneriffana -> Pheidole indicaInfo
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Plagiolepis pallescens (Forel, 1889)Info
Plagiolepis pallescens isis (Santschi, 1938)Info
Plagiolepis pallescens maura (Santschi, 1920)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis bucki (Kempf, 1973)Info
Solenopsis cooperi (Donisthorpe, 1947)Info
Solenopsis kochi (Finzi, 1936)Info
Strumigenys membranifera (Emery, 1869)Info
Syllophopsis dentata (Sharaf, 2007)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinolepis mediterranea (Mayr, 1866)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium caldarium (Roger, 1857)Info
Tetramorium depressiceps (Menozzi, 1933)Info
Tetramorium sahlbergi (Finzi, 1936)Info
Tetramorium salwae (Mohamed, Zalat, Fadl, Gadalla & Sharaf, 2001)Info
Tetramorium taueret (Bolton, 1995)Info
Tetramorium walshi (Forel, 1890)Info
Tetraponera ambigua (Emery, 1895)Info
104 Species in Formicidae for Egypt 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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