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Distribution path and Subregions of Iran (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Iran
Subregions: North Iran
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Iran
Class
Iran
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 339 families, 3291 genera, 10807 species
Tree
Subclass
Iran
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 335 families, 3283 genera, 10797 species
Tree
Infraclass
Iran
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 326 families, 3263 genera, 10764 species
Tree
Superorder
Iran
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 229 families, 2631 genera, 9220 species
Tree
Order
Iran
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 31 families, 300 genera, 1198 species
Tree
Suborder
Iran
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 25 families, 273 genera, 1143 species
Tree
Infraorder
Iran
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 12 families, 138 genera, 825 species
Tree
Superfamily
Iran
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 34 genera, 236 species
Tree
Family
Iran
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 34 genera, 236 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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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 Iran
Species with ANext  
Aenictus dlusskyi (Arnoldi, 1968)Texas clam shrimpInfo
Aenictus rhodiensis (Menozzi, 1936)Info
Anochetus evansi (Crawley, 1922)Info
Aphaenogaster gibbosa (Latreille, 1798)Info
Aphaenogaster gibbosa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Aphaenogaster iranica (Kiran & Alipanah, 2013)Info
Aphaenogaster kurdica (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Aphaenogaster obsidiana (Mayr, 1861)Info
Aphaenogaster rhaphidiiceps (Mayr, 1877)Info
Aphaenogaster splendida (Roger, 1859)Info
Aphaenogaster subterranea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Aphaenogaster subterranea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Aphaenogaster syriaca (Emery, 1908)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachyponera sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus aethiops (Latreille, 1798)Info
Camponotus aethiops (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus armeniacus (Arnoldi, 1967)Info
Camponotus arminius (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus atlantis (Forel, 1890)Info
Camponotus buddhae (Forel, 1892)Info
Camponotus candiotes (Emery, 1894)Info
Camponotus cecconii (Emery, 1908)Info
Camponotus cognatocompressus (Forel, 1904)Info
Camponotus fallax (Nylander, 1856)Info
Camponotus fedtschenkoi (Mayr, 1877)Info
Camponotus fellah (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Camponotus gestroi (Emery, 1878)Info
Camponotus interjectus (Mayr, 1877)Info
Camponotus kiesenwetteri (Roger, 1859)Info
Camponotus kopetdaghensis (Dlussky & Zabelin, 1985)Info
Camponotus kurdistanicus (Emery, 1898)Info
Camponotus lateralis -> Camponotus rebeccaeInfo
Camponotus lateralis -> Camponotus rebeccaeInfo
Camponotus libanicus (André, 1881)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus oasium (Forel, 1890)Info
Camponotus oertzeni (Forel, 1889)Info
Camponotus pexus (Santschi, 1929)Info
Camponotus piceus (Leach, 1825)Info
Camponotus piceus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus rebeccae (Forel, 1913)Info
Camponotus sanctus (Forel, 1904)Info
Camponotus shaqualavensis (Pisarski, 1971)Info
Camponotus staryi (Pisarski, 1971)Info
Camponotus thales (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus thoracicus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Camponotus turkestanicus (Emery, 1887)Info
Camponotus turkestanus (André, 1882)Info
Camponotus vogti (Forel, 1906)Info
Camponotus xerxes (Forel, 1904)Info
Cardiocondyla brachyceps (Seifert, 2003)Info
Cardiocondyla elegans -> Cardiocondyla sahlbergiInfo
Cardiocondyla emeryi (Forel, 1881)Info
Cardiocondyla fajumensis -> Cardiocondyla nudusInfo
Cardiocondyla kushanica (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Cardiocondyla mauritanica (Forel, 1890)Info
Cardiocondyla nudus (Mayr, 1866)Info
Cardiocondyla persiana (Seifert, 2003)Info
Cardiocondyla sahlbergi (Forel, 1913)Info
Cardiocondyla stambuloffii (Forel, 1892)Info
Cardiocondyla ulianini (Emery, 1889)Info
Cardiocondyla unicalis (Seifert, 2003)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Cataglyphis aenescens (Nylander, 1849)Info
Cataglyphis altisquamis (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis aurata (Menozzi, 1932)Info
Cataglyphis bellicosa (Karavaiev, 1924)Info
Cataglyphis bellicosus (Karavaiev, 1924)Info
Cataglyphis bergiana (Arnoldi, 1964)Info
Cataglyphis bicolor (Fabricius, 1793)Sahara Desert antInfo
Cataglyphis bicolor bicolor (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Cataglyphis bucharica (Emery, 1925)Info
Cataglyphis bucharicus (Emery, 1925)Info
Cataglyphis cinnamomea (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Cataglyphis cinnamomeus (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Cataglyphis cugiai (Menozzi, 1939)Info
Cataglyphis cuneinodis (Arnoldi, 1964)Info
Cataglyphis emeryi (Karavaiev, 1910)Info
Cataglyphis foreli (Ruzsky, 1903)Info
Cataglyphis frigida persica (Emery, 1906)Info
Cataglyphis frigidus (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis frigidus persicus (Emery, 1906)Info
Cataglyphis isis (Forel, 1913)Info
Cataglyphis kurdistanica (Pisarski, 1965)Info
Cataglyphis kurdistanicus (Pisarski, 1965)Info
Cataglyphis livida (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis lividus (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis longipedem (Eichwald, 1841)Info
Cataglyphis niger (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis nigra (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis nigripes (Arnoldi, 1964)Info
Cataglyphis nodus (Brullé, 1833)Info
Cataglyphis pubescens (Radchenko & Paknia, 2010)Info
Cataglyphis ruber (Forel, 1903)Info
Cataglyphis rubra (Forel, 1903)Info
Cataglyphis semitonsa (Santschi, 1929)Info
Cataglyphis setipes (Forel, 1894)Info
Cataglyphis stigmata (Radchenko & Paknia, 2010)Info
Crematogaster antaris (Forel, 1894)Info
Crematogaster bogojawlenskii (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Crematogaster hezaradjatica (Pisarski, 1967)Info
Crematogaster inermis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Crematogaster schmidti (Mayr, 1853)Info
Crematogaster sorokini (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Crematogaster subdentata (Mayr, 1877)Info
Crematogaster warburgi (Menozzi, 1933)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica cinerea (Mayr, 1853)Info
Formica clara (Forel, 1886)Info
Formica conica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Formica cunicularia (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica glauca (Ruzsky, 1896)Info
Formica lusatica -> Formica claraInfo
Formica persica (Seifert & Schultz, 2009)Info
Formica pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Black-backed meadow antInfo
Formica pratensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera eduardi (Forel, 1894)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)Cornfield antInfo
Lasius alienus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Brown AntInfo
Lasius brunneus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius emarginatus (Olivier, 1792)Info
Lasius flavus (Fabricius, 1782)Yellow Meadow AntInfo
Lasius flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius lasioides (Emery, 1869)Info
Lasius neglectus (Van Loon, Boomsma En Andrasfalvy, 1990)Invasive garden antInfo
Lasius platythorax (Seifert, 1991)Info
Lasius platythorax (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius turcicus (Santschi, 1921)Info
Lepisiota bipartita (Smith, F., 1861)Info
Lepisiota dolabellae (Forel, 1911)Info
Lepisiota frauenfeldi (Mayr, 1855)Info
Lepisiota karawaiewi (Kuznetsov-ugamsky, 1929)Info
Lepisiota melas (Emery, 1915)Info
Lepisiota nigra (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Lepisiota semenovi (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Slender AntInfo
Leptothorax acervorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Linepithema humile (Mayr, 1868)Argentine antInfo
Liometopum microcephalum (Panzer, 1798)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor alexandri (Tohme, 1981)Info
Messor aralocaspius (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Messor caducus (T. Victor, 1839)Info
Messor ceresis (Santschi, 1934)Info
Messor concolor (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor dentatus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor denticulatus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor ebeninus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor excursionis (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Messor galla (Mayr, 1904)Info
Messor incorruptus (Kuznetzov-ugamskij, 1929)Info
Messor intermedius (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor medioruber (Santschi, 1910)Info
Messor meridionalis (André, 1883)Info
Messor minor (André, 1883)Info
Messor orientalis (Emery, 1898)Info
Messor perantennatus (Arnoldi, 1970)Info
Messor picturatus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor rufotestaceus (Förster, 1850)Info
Messor semirufus (André, 1883)Info
Messor structor (Latreille, 1798)Info
Messor structor platyceras (Crawley, 1920)Info
Messor subgracilinodis (Arnoldi, 1970)Info
Messor sultanus (Santschi, 1917)Info
Messor turcmenochorassanicus (Arnoldi, 1977)Info
Messor variabilis (Kuznetzov-ugamskij, 1927)Info
Messor wasmanni (Krauße-heldrungen, 1910)Info
Monomorium abeillei (André, 1881)Info
Monomorium acutinode (Collingwood & Agosti, 1996)Info
Monomorium areniphilum (Santschi, 1911)Info
Monomorium barbatulum (Mayr, 1877)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium dentigerum (Roger, 1862)Info
Monomorium destructor -> Trichomyrmex destructorSingapore antInfo
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium indicum kusnezowi (Santschi, 1928)Info
Monomorium junodi (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium kusnezovi (Santschi, 1928)Info
Monomorium niloticum (Emery, 1881)Info
Monomorium nitidiventre (Emery, 1893)Info
Monomorium perplexum (Radchenko, 1997)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Monomorium ruzskyi (Dlussky & Zabelin, 1985)Info
Monomorium salomonis -> Monomorium junodiInfo
Monomorium venustum (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Myrmica bergi (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Myrmica deplanata -> Myrmica lacustrisInfo
Myrmica hellenica (Finzi, 1926)Info
Myrmica lacustris (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Myrmica sabuleti (Meinert, 1861)Info
Myrmica specioides (Bondroit, 1918)Info
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Nylanderia flavipes (Smith, F., 1874)Info
Nylanderia vividula (Nylander, 1846)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oxyopomyrmex krueperi (Forel, 1911)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Paratrechina flavipes (Smith, 1874)Info
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy antInfo
Paratrechina vividula -> Nylanderia vividulaInfo
Pheidole indica (Mayr, 1879)Info
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole pallidula (Nylander, 1849)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole sculpturata (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 maura (Santschi, 1920)Info
Plagiolepis schmitzii (Forel, 1895)Info
Plagiolepis taurica (Santschi, 1920)Info
Polyrhachis lacteipennis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Proformica epinotalis (Kuznetsov-ugamsky, 1927)Info
Proformica nitida (Kuznetsov-ugamsky, 1923)Info
Proformica pilosiscapa (Dlussky, 1969)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis fugax (Latreille, 1798)Info
Solenopsis latro (Forel, 1894)Info
Solenopsis wolfi (Emery, 1915)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinoma erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Erratic antInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Tapinoma festae (Emery, 1925)Info
Tapinoma karavaievi (Emery, 1925)Info
Tapinoma simrothi (Krausse, 1911)Info
Temnothorax albipennis (Curtis, 1854)Info
Temnothorax anodonta (Arnoldi, 1977)Info
Temnothorax iranicus (Radchenko, 1993)Info
Temnothorax nadigi (Kutter, 1925)Info
Temnothorax parvulus (Schenck, 1852)Info
Temnothorax tuberum -> Temnothorax albipennisInfo
Tetramorium armatum (Santschi, 1927)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium chefketi (Forel, 1911)Info
Tetramorium chefteki (Forel, 1911)Info
Tetramorium davidi (Forel, 1911)Info
Tetramorium ferox (Ruzsky, 1903)Info
Tetramorium forte (Forel, 1904)Info
Tetramorium inerme (Mayr, 1877)Info
Tetramorium moravicum (Kratochvíl, 1941)Info
Tetramorium nursei (Bingham, 1903)Info
Tetramorium punctatum (Santschi, 1927)Info
Tetramorium punicum (Smith, F., 1861)Info
Tetramorium schneideri (Emery, 1898)Info
Tetramorium striativentre (Mayr, 1877)Info
Trichomyrmex destructor (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Trichomyrmex perplexum (Radchenko, 1997)Info
236 Species in Formicidae for Iran 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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