Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Kuwait (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Kuwait
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Kuwait
Class
Kuwait
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
Tree
Subclass
Kuwait
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
Tree
Infraclass
Kuwait
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
Tree
Superorder
Kuwait
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 18 families, 53 genera, 96 species
Tree
Order
Kuwait
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 4 families, 14 genera, 41 species
Tree
Suborder
Kuwait
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 4 families, 14 genera, 41 species
Tree
Infraorder
Kuwait
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 3 families, 13 genera, 40 species
Tree
Superfamily
Kuwait
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 9 genera, 36 species
Tree
Family
Kuwait
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 9 genera, 36 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Checklists

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
Checklists
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 Kuwait
Camponotus aegyptiacus (Emery, 1915)Info
Camponotus fellah (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Camponotus sericeus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Camponotus thoracicus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Cardiocondyla opistopsis (Seifert, 2003)Info
Cardiocondyla shuckardi (Forel, 1891)Info
Cataglyphis diehlii (Forel, 1902)Info
Cataglyphis holgerseni (Collingwood & Agosti, 1996)Info
Cataglyphis livida (André, 1881)Info
Cataglyphis nigra (André, 1881)Info
Lepisiota karawaiewi (Kuznetsov-ugamsky, 1929)Info
Messor aralocaspius (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Messor arenarius (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Messor buettikeri (Collingwood, 1985)Info
Messor ebeninus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor medioruber (Santschi, 1910)Info
Messor meridionalis (André, 1883)Info
Messor minor (André, 1883)Info
Messor picturatus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor striaticeps (André, 1883)Info
Monomorium abeillei (André, 1881)Info
Monomorium areniphilum (Santschi, 1911)Info
Monomorium buettikeri (Collingwood & Agosti, 1996)Info
Monomorium buxtoni (Crawley, 1920)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium hemame (Collingwood & Agosti, 1996)Info
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium junodi (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium nitidiventre (Emery, 1893)Info
Monomorium salomonis -> Monomorium junodiInfo
Monomorium subcomae (Lush, 2008)Info
Monomorium venustum (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Pheidole indica (Mayr, 1879)Info
Tapinoma simrothi (Krausse, 1911)Info
Trichomyrmex destructor (Jerdon, 1851)Info
36 Species in Formicidae for Kuwait 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

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Formicidae
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders