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Distribution path and Subregions of Macaronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Macaronesia
Subregions: Azores, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Madeira
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Macaronesia
Class
Macaronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 306 families, 2098 genera, 5522 species
Tree
Subclass
Macaronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 302 families, 2089 genera, 5503 species
Tree
Infraclass
Macaronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 299 families, 2081 genera, 5491 species
Tree
Superorder
Macaronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 223 families, 1746 genera, 4768 species
Tree
Order
Macaronesia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 35 families, 238 genera, 639 species
Tree
Suborder
Macaronesia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 35 families, 238 genera, 639 species
Tree
Infraorder
Macaronesia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 18 families, 146 genera, 497 species
Tree
Superfamily
Macaronesia
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 32 genera, 146 species
Tree
Family
Macaronesia
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 32 genera, 146 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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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Formicidae in Macaronesia
Species with ANext  
Aphaenogaster hesperia (Santschi, 1911)Info
Aphaenogaster iberica (Emery, 1908)Info
Aphaenogaster lesbica (Forel, 1913)Info
Aphaenogaster pallida -> Aphaenogaster lesbicaInfo
Aphaenogaster senilis (Mayr, 1853)Info
Aphaenogaster testaceopilosa (Lucas, 1849)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus andrius (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Camponotus atlantis (Forel, 1890)Info
Camponotus atlantis hesperius (Emery, 1893)Info
Camponotus brullei (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Camponotus carinatus (Brullé, 1839)Info
Camponotus compressus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Camponotus feai (Emery, 1882)Info
Camponotus foraminosus (Forel, 1879)Info
Camponotus guanchus (Santschi, 1908)Info
Camponotus hesperius (Emery, 1893)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus occasus (Emery, 1920)Info
Camponotus rufoglaucus (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Camponotus rufoglaucus feae (Emery, 1882)Info
Camponotus sicheli (Mayr, 1866)Info
Camponotus sylvaticus (Olivier, 1792)Info
Cardiocondyla emery (Forel, 1893)Info
Cardiocondyla emeryi (Forel, 1881)Info
Cardiocondyla mauritanica (Forel, 1890)Info
Cardiocondyla nigra (Forel, 1905)Info
Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866)Info
Cardiocondyla obscurior (Wheeler, 1929)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Cataglyphis albicans (Roger, 1859)Info
Cataglyphis bicolor (Fabricius, 1793)Sahara Desert antInfo
Crematogaster alluaudi (Emery, 1893)Info
Crematogaster alluaudi noualhieri (Emery, 1893)Info
Crematogaster auberti (Emery, 1869)Info
Crematogaster auberti levithorax (Forel, 1902)Info
Crematogaster laestrygon (Emery, 1869)Info
Crematogaster laestrygon canariensis (Barquin, 1981)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera eduardi (Forel, 1894)Info
Hypoponera nivariana (Santschi, 1908)Info
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Hypoponera ragusai (Emery, 1894)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasius emarginatus (Olivier, 1792)Info
Lasius flavus (Fabricius, 1782)Yellow Meadow AntInfo
Lasius flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius grandis (Forel, 1909)Info
Lasius grandis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius neglectus (Van Loon, Boomsma En Andrasfalvy, 1990)Invasive garden antInfo
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lepisiota capensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Leptothorax cabrerai (Forel, 1893)Info
Leptothorax canescens -> Temnothorax canescensInfo
Leptothorax gracilicornis -> Temnothorax gracilicornisInfo
Leptothorax hesperius -> Temnothorax hesperiusInfo
Leptothorax risi (Forel, 1892)Info
Leptothorax rottenbergii -> Temnothorax rottenbergiiInfo
Leptothorax unifasciatus -> Temnothorax unifasciatusInfo
Linepithema humile (Mayr, 1868)Argentine antInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor barbarus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Messor minor (André, 1883)Info
Messor minor hesperius (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor minor maurus (Barquin, 1981)Info
Messor sordidus -> Messor barbarusInfo
Messor structor (Latreille, 1798)Info
Monomorium australe (Emery, 1886)Info
Monomorium bicolor -> Monomorium hirsutumInfo
Monomorium boltoni (Espadaler & Agosti, 1987)Info
Monomorium carbonarium -> Monomorium ebeninumInfo
Monomorium dakarense (Santschi, 1914)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium destructor -> Trichomyrmex destructorSingapore antInfo
Monomorium ebeninum (Forel, 1891)Info
Monomorium exiguum (Forel, 1894)Info
Monomorium floricola (Jerdon, 1851)Flower antInfo
Monomorium fridae (Forel, 1905)Info
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium hesperium (Emery, 1895)Info
Monomorium hesperium lanzarotense (Wheeler, 1927)Info
Monomorium hirsutum (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium junodi (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium medinae -> Monomorium fridaeInfo
Monomorium monomorium (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Monomorium salomonis -> Monomorium junodiInfo
Monomorium subopacum -> Monomorium hirsutumInfo
Monomorium wilsoni (Espadaler, 2007)Info
Myrmecina graminicola (Latreille, 1802)Grass AntInfo
Myrmica lobicornis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica lobulicornis -> Myrmica lobicornisInfo
Myrmica schencki (Viereck, 1903)Info
Myrmoxenus birgitae (Schulz, 1994)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nylanderia jaegerskioeldi (Mayr, 1904)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oxyopomyrmex insularis (Santschi, 1908)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paratrechina jaegerskioeldi (Mayr, 1904)Info
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy antInfo
Pheidole guineensis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
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 teneriffana -> Pheidole indicaInfo
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Plagiolepis barbara (Santschi, 1911)Info
Plagiolepis maura (Santschi, 1920)Info
Plagiolepis pallescens maura (Santschi, 1920)Info
Plagiolepis puncta (Forel, 1910)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Plagiolepis schmitzii (Forel, 1895)Info
Plagiolepis schmitzii canariensis (Santschi, 1920)Info
Proformica nasuta (Nylander, 1856)Info
Pyramica membranifera -> Strumigenys membraniferaInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis canariensis (Forel, 1893)Info
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Ginger antInfo
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Solenopsis orbula (Emery, 1875)Info
Strumigenys emmae (Emery, 1890)Info
Strumigenys membranifera (Emery, 1869)Info
Strumigenys silvestrii (Emery, 1906)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinoma erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Erratic antInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Tapinoma madeirense (Forel, 1895)Info
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)Ghost antInfo
Tapinoma simrothi (Krausse, 1911)Info
Technomyrmex pallipes (Smith, F., 1876)Info
Temnothorax bimbache (Espadaler, 2007)Info
Temnothorax birgitae (Schulz, 1994)Info
Temnothorax cabrerae (Forel, 1893)Info
Temnothorax canescens (Santschi, 1908)Info
Temnothorax gracilicornis (Emery, 1882)Info
Temnothorax gracilicornis nivarianus (Santschi, 1925)Info
Temnothorax hesperius (Santschi, 1909)Info
Temnothorax productus (Santschi, 1918)Info
Temnothorax risii (Forel, 1892)Info
Temnothorax rottenbergii (Emery, 1870)Info
Temnothorax rottenbergii scabriosus (Santschi, 1909)Info
Temnothorax unifasciatus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Temnothorax wollastoni (Donisthorpe, 1940)Info
Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander, 1846)Guinea antInfo
Tetramorium biskense (Forel, 1904)Info
Tetramorium biskrense (Forel, 1904)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium caldarium (Roger, 1857)Info
Tetramorium depressum (Forel, 1892)Info
Tetramorium guineense -> Tetramorium bicarinatumInfo
Tetramorium punicum (Smith, F., 1861)Info
Tetramorium semilaeve (André, 1883)Info
Tetramorium simillimum (Smith, F., 1851)Info
Trichomyrmex destructor (Jerdon, 1851)Info
146 Species in Formicidae for Macaronesia 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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