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Distribution path and Subregions of Ireland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - British Isles - Ireland
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Ireland
Class
Ireland
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 380 families, 2875 genera, 8256 species
Tree
Subclass
Ireland
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 375 families, 2863 genera, 8240 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ireland
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 362 families, 2829 genera, 8176 species
Tree
Superorder
Ireland
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 258 families, 2424 genera, 7365 species
Tree
Order
Ireland
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 36 families, 240 genera, 704 species
Tree
Suborder
Ireland
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 27 families, 162 genera, 411 species
Tree
Infraorder
Ireland
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 13 families, 59 genera, 225 species
Tree
Superfamily
Ireland
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 9 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Ireland
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 9 genera, 27 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
Distribution
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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 Ireland
Formica aquilonia (Yarrow, 1955)Scottish Wood AntInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica lemani (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Formica lemani (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica lugubris (Zetterstedt, 1838)Hairy wood antInfo
Formica lugubris (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Labidus coeca (Latreille, 1802)Info
Labidus coecus (Latreille, 1802)Info
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)Cornfield antInfo
Lasius alienus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius flavus (Fabricius, 1782)Yellow Meadow AntInfo
Lasius flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius fuliginosus (Latreille, 1798)Jet AntInfo
Lasius fuliginosus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius meridionalis (Bondroit, 1920)Info
Lasius mixtus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Lasius mixtus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lasius platythorax (Seifert, 1991)Info
Lasius platythorax (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius umbratus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Slender AntInfo
Leptothorax acervorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Linepithema iniquum (Mayr, 1870)Info
Myrmica rubra -> Labidus coecusCommon red antInfo
Myrmica ruginodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica sabuleti (Meinert, 1861)Info
Myrmica scabrinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica schencki (Viereck, 1903)Info
Stenamma debile (Foerster, 1850)Info
Stenamma westwoodii (Westwood, 1839)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium lucayanum (Wheeler, W.m., 1905)Info
27 Species in Formicidae for Ireland 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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