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Distribution path and Subregions of Ethiopia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Ethiopia
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Ethiopia
Class
Ethiopia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 318 families, 3065 genera, 9192 species
Tree
Subclass
Ethiopia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 316 families, 3062 genera, 9188 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ethiopia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 302 families, 3009 genera, 9049 species
Tree
Superorder
Ethiopia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 220 families, 2506 genera, 7568 species
Tree
Order
Ethiopia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 40 families, 329 genera, 905 species
Tree
Suborder
Ethiopia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 38 families, 321 genera, 890 species
Tree
Infraorder
Ethiopia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 19 families, 191 genera, 650 species
Tree
Superfamily
Ethiopia
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 40 genera, 182 species
Tree
Family
Ethiopia
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 40 genera, 182 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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Nearctic
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Pacific Ocean
Atlantic 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 Ethiopia
Species with ANext  
Acropyga acutiventris (Roger, 1862)Info
Acropyga silvestrii -> Acropyga acutiventrisInfo
Aenictus bottegoi (Emery, 1899)Info
Aenictus bottegoi noctivagus (Forel, 1913)Info
Aenictus eugenii caroli (Forel, 1910)Info
Aenictus fuscovarius laetior (Forel, 1910)Info
Anochetus pubescens (Brown, 1978)Info
Anochetus siphneus (Brown, 1978)Info
Anochetus traegaordhi (Mayr, 1904)Info
Anoplolepis custodiens (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bothroponera crassa (Emery, 1877)Info
Bothroponera crassa ilgii (Forel, 1910)Info
Bothroponera soror suturalis (Forel, 1907)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calyptomyrmex clavatus (Weber, 1952)Info
Calyptomyrmex foreli (Emery, 1915)Info
Camponotus carbo (Emery, 1877)Info
Camponotus criniticeps (Menozzi, 1939)Info
Camponotus diplopunctatus (Emery, 1915)Info
Camponotus foraminosus (Forel, 1879)Info
Camponotus foraminosus chrysogaster (Emery, 1895)Info
Camponotus foraminosus honorus (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus galla (Forel, 1894)Info
Camponotus ilgii (Forel, 1894)Info
Camponotus kollbrunneri (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus ligeus (Donisthorpe, 1931)Info
Camponotus linnaei (Forel, 1886)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus moderatus (Santschi, 1930)Info
Camponotus puberulus (Emery, 1897)Info
Camponotus rhamses (Santschi, 1915)Info
Camponotus rhamses completus (Santschi, 1930)Info
Camponotus robecchii (Emery, 1892)Info
Camponotus robecchii abyssinicus (Santschi, 1913)Info
Camponotus somalinus (André, 1887)Info
Camponotus somalinus curtior (Forel, 1894)Info
Camponotus thraso (Forel, 1893)Info
Camponotus thraso assabensis (Emery, 1925)Info
Camponotus thraso nefasitensis (Menozzi, 1931)Info
Camponotus thraso negus (Forel, 1907)Info
Camponotus zimmermanni (Forel, 1894)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Carebara erythraea (Emery, 1915)Info
Cataglyphis abyssinica (Forel, 1904)Info
Cataglyphis abyssinicus (Forel, 1904)Info
Cataglyphis albicans (Roger, 1859)Info
Cataglyphis albicans franchettii (Menozzi, 1931)Info
Cataglyphis bicolor (Fabricius, 1793)Sahara Desert antInfo
Cataulacus intrudens (Frederick Smith, 1876)Info
Crematogaster acaciae (Forel, 1892)Info
Crematogaster aegyptiaca robusta (Emery, 1877)Info
Crematogaster affabilis (Forel, 1907)Info
Crematogaster alulai (Emery, 1901)Info
Crematogaster alulai scrutans (Forel, 1910)Info
Crematogaster castanea (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Crematogaster castanea hararica (Forel, 1894)Info
Crematogaster chiarinii (Emery, 1881)Info
Crematogaster chiarinii taediosa (Forel, 1894)Info
Crematogaster ilgii (Forel, 1910)Info
Crematogaster menilekii (Forel, 1894)Info
Crematogaster neuvillei (Forel, 1907)Info
Crematogaster nigriceps (Emery, 1897)Info
Crematogaster nigriceps saganensis (Consani, 1952)Info
Crematogaster pseudinermis muellerianus (Finzi, 1939)Info
Crematogaster rivai (Emery, 1897)Info
Crematogaster ruspolii (Forel, 1892)Info
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Dorylus affinis (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus affinis aegyptiacus (Mayr, 1865)Info
Dorylus affinis hirsutus (Wheeler, 1922)Info
Dorylus fimbriatus (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus fulvus eurous (Emery, 1915)Info
Dorylus nigricans (Illiger, 1802)Info
Dorylus nigricans molestus (Gerstaecker, 1859)Info
Dorylus striatidens (Santschi, 1910)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera exigua (Bolton & Fisher, 2011)Info
Hypoponera faex (Bolton & Fisher, 2011)Info
Hypoponera jeanneli (Santschi, 1935)Info
Hypoponera jocosa (Bolton & Fisher, 2011)Info
Hypoponera juxta (Bolton & Fisher, 2011)Info
Hypoponera orba (Emery, 1915)Info
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Hypoponera ragusai (Emery, 1894)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepisiota erythraea (Forel, 1910)Info
Lepisiota gracilicornis (Forel, 1892)Info
Lepisiota gracilicornis abdominalis (Forel, 1894)Info
Lepisiota obtusa (Emery, 1901)Info
Leptogenys bellii (Emery, 1901)Info
Leptogenys buyssoni (Forel, 1907)Info
Leptogenys erythraea (Emery, 1902)Info
Leptogenys pavesii (Emery, 1892)Info
Leptogenys piroskae (Forel, 1910)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megaponera analis (Latreille, 1802)Matabele antInfo
Megaponera analis amazon (Santschi, 1935)Info
Melissotarsus beccarii (Emery, 1877)Info
Melissotarsus emeryi (Forel, 1907)Info
Mesoponera caffraria (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Mesoponera elisae divaricata (Emery, 1915)Info
Mesoponera escherichi (Forel, 1910)Info
Messor barbarus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Messor cephalotes (Emery, 1895)Info
Messor galla (Mayr, 1904)Info
Messor galla obscurus (Menozzi & Consani, 1904)Info
Monomorium afrum (André, 1884)Info
Monomorium bicolor -> Monomorium hirsutumInfo
Monomorium carbo (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium crawleyi (Santschi, 1930)Info
Monomorium dakarense (Santschi, 1914)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium exiguum (Forel, 1894)Info
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium hirsutum (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium ilgii (Forel, 1894)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium junodi (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium mictilis (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium ophthalmicum (Forel, 1894)Info
Monomorium pallidipes (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium parvinode (Forel, 1894)Info
Monomorium salomonis -> Monomorium junodiInfo
Myrmicaria distincta (Santschi, 1925)Info
Myrmicaria distincta abyssinica (Santschi, 1925)Info
Myrmicaria tigreensis (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nesomyrmex angulatus (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocymyrmex celer (Weber, 1943)Info
Ocymyrmex nitidulus (Emery, 1892)Info
Ophthalmopone ilgii (Forel, 1894)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla crassa (Emery, 1877)Info
Pachycondyla soror suturalis (Forel, 1907)Info
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy antInfo
Pheidole aeberlii erythraea (Emery, 1901)Info
Pheidole caffra (Emery, 1895)Info
Pheidole caffra abyssinica (Forel, 1910)Info
Pheidole caffra amoena (Forel, 1911)Info
Pheidole clavata (Emery, 1877)Info
Pheidole crassinoda ruspolii (Emery, 1897)Info
Pheidole escherichii (Forel, 1910)Info
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole megacephala ilgi (Forel, 1907)Info
Pheidole philippi (Emery, 1915)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole rugaticeps (Emery, 1877)Info
Pheidole speculifera (Emery, 1877)Info
Pheidole speculifera ascara (Emery, 1901)Info
Pheidole strator (Forel, 1910)Info
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Plagiolepis abyssinica (Forel, 1894)Info
Platythyrea cribrinodis (Gerstäcker, 1859)Info
Plectroctena mandibularis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Polyrhachis schistacea (Gerstäcker, 1859)Info
Polyrhachis viscosa (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Probolomyrmex brevirostris (Forel, 1910)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis gnomula (Emery, 1915)Info
Solenopsis punctaticeps erythraea (Emery, 1915)Info
Strumigenys alessandrae (Rigato, 2006)Info
Strumigenys bartolozzii (Rigato, 2006)Info
Strumigenys londianensis (Patrizi, 1946)Info
Strumigenys sarissa (Bolton, 1983)Info
Strumigenys simoni (Emery, 1895)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinolepis tumidula (Emery, 1915)Info
Technomyrmex ilgi (Forel, 1910)Info
Tetramorium doriae (Emery, 1881)Info
Tetramorium edouardi (Forel, 1894)Info
Tetramorium eminii (Forel, 1894)Info
Tetramorium gabonense (André, 1892)Info
Tetramorium ghindanum (Forel, 1910)Info
Tetramorium gracile (Forel, 1894)Info
Tetramorium imbelle (Emery, 1915)Info
Tetramorium nefassitense (Forel, 1910)Info
Tetramorium rothschildi (Forel, 1907)Info
Tetramorium sericeiventre (Emery, 1877)Info
Tetramorium simillimum (Smith, F., 1851)Info
Tetramorium subcoecum (Forel, 1907)Info
Tetramorium surrogatum (Bolton, 1985)Info
Tetramorium weitzeckeri (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetraponera ambigua (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetraponera mocquerysi (André, 1890)Info
Tetraponera penzigi (Mayr, 1907)Info
Tetraponera penzigi continua (Forel, 1907)Info
Tetraponera scotti (Donisthorpe, 1931)Info
Tetraponera zavattarii (Menozzi, 1939)Info
Trichomyrmex abyssinicus (Forel, 1894)Info
Trichomyrmex oscaris (Forel, 1894)Info
182 Species in Formicidae for Ethiopia 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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