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Distribution path and Subregions of Gambia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Gambia
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Gambia
Class
Gambia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 226 families, 1632 genera, 3087 species
Tree
Subclass
Gambia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 225 families, 1630 genera, 3084 species
Tree
Infraclass
Gambia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 215 families, 1588 genera, 2993 species
Tree
Superorder
Gambia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 154 families, 1310 genera, 2591 species
Tree
Order
Gambia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 25 families, 128 genera, 271 species
Tree
Suborder
Gambia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 24 families, 127 genera, 270 species
Tree
Infraorder
Gambia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 12 families, 96 genera, 234 species
Tree
Superfamily
Gambia
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 11 genera, 30 species
Tree
Family
Gambia
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 11 genera, 30 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


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)

Species overview - Checklist for Formicidae in Gambia
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus sericeus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Camponotus vividus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Crematogaster chiarinii (Emery, 1881)Info
Crematogaster gambiensis (André, 1889)Info
Crematogaster impressa (Emery, 1899)Info
Crematogaster senegalensis (Roger, 1863)Info
Dorylus affinis (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus affinis sudanicus (Santschi, 1917)Info
Dorylus atriceps (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus attenuatus (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus fimbriatus (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus fulvus (Westwood, 1839)Info
Dorylus fulvus glabratus (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus rufescens (Santschi, 1915)Info
Euponera brunoi (Forel, 1913)Info
Megaponera analis (Latreille, 1802)Matabele antInfo
Monomorium bicolor -> Monomorium hirsutumInfo
Monomorium dakarense (Santschi, 1914)Info
Monomorium hirsutum (Forel, 1910)Info
Myrmicaria fumata (Santschi, 1915)Info
Oecophylla longinoda (Latreille, 1802)Info
Pachycondyla analis -> Megaponera analisMatabele antInfo
Pachycondyla castanea (Mayr, 1865)Info
Pachycondyla castaneicolor (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Pachycondyla sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Pachycondyla tarsata (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Tetramorium sericeiventre (Emery, 1877)Info
Tetraponera mocquerysi (André, 1890)Info
Tetraponera penzigi (Mayr, 1907)Info
30 Species in Formicidae for Gambia 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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