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Distribution path and Subregions of Namibia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Namibia
Class
Namibia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 349 families, 2937 genera, 7318 species
Tree
Subclass
Namibia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 347 families, 2922 genera, 7274 species
Tree
Infraclass
Namibia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 331 families, 2842 genera, 7093 species
Tree
Superorder
Namibia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 214 families, 2279 genera, 6023 species
Tree
Order
Namibia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 40 families, 376 genera, 1198 species
Tree
Suborder
Namibia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 38 families, 369 genera, 1180 species
Tree
Infraorder
Namibia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 22 families, 260 genera, 996 species
Tree
Superfamily
Namibia
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 33 genera, 149 species
Tree
Family
Namibia
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 33 genera, 149 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


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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 Namibia
Species with ANext  
Acropyga arnoldi (Santschi, 1926)Info
Anochetus levaillanti (Emery, 1895)Info
Anoplolepis custodiens (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Anoplolepis steingroeveri (Forel, 1894)Info
Axinidris namib (Snelling, R.r., 2007)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachyponera sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus belligerus (Santschi, 1920)Info
Camponotus callmorphus (Stitz, 1923)Info
Camponotus cuneiscapus (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus detritus (Emery, 1886)Info
Camponotus fulvopilosus (De Geer, 1778)Info
Camponotus grandidieri (Forel, 1886)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus mayri (Forel, 1879)Info
Camponotus mystaceus (Emery, 1886)Info
Camponotus mystaceus exsanguis (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus mystaceus kamae (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus namacola (Prins, 1973)Info
Camponotus nasutus (Emery, 1895)Info
Camponotus nasutus fenestralis (Santschi, 1937)Info
Camponotus nasutus quadridentatus (Santschi, 1937)Info
Camponotus niveosetosus (Mayr, 1862)Info
Camponotus robecchii (Emery, 1892)Info
Camponotus robecchii dispar (Stitz, 1923)Info
Camponotus robecchii troglodytes (Forel, 1894)Info
Camponotus rufoglaucus (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Camponotus rufoglaucus latericius (Stitz, 1923)Info
Camponotus simulans (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus storeatus (Forel, 1910)Info
Camponotus vestitus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Cardiocondyla shuckardi (Forel, 1891)Info
Cardiocondyla venustula (Wheeler, 1908)Info
Carebara aberrans (Santschi, 1937)Info
Carebara hammoniae (Stitz, 1923)Info
Carebara junodi (Forel, 1904)Info
Carebara kunensis (Ettershank, 1966)Info
Carebara vidua -> Carebara junodiInfo
Cataulacus intrudens (Frederick Smith, 1876)Info
Crematogaster castanea (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Crematogaster castanea adusta (Santschi, 1935)Info
Crematogaster castanea insidiosa (Santschi, 1920)Info
Crematogaster gutenbergi (Santschi, 1914)Info
Crematogaster oscaris (Forel, 1910)Info
Crematogaster peringueyi (Emery, 1895)Cocktail AntInfo
Crematogaster schultzei (Forel, 1910)Info
Crematogaster solers (Forel, 1910)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dorylus attenuatus (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus fulvus (Westwood, 1839)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepisiota capensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Lepisiota validiuscula (Emery, 1897)Info
Leptogenys maxillosa (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Linepithema humile (Mayr, 1868)Argentine antInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megaponera analis (Latreille, 1802)Matabele antInfo
Meranoplus inermis (Emery, 1895)Info
Messor capensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Messor denticornis (Forel, 1910)Info
Messor incisus (Stitz, 1923)Info
Messor luebberti (Forel, 1910)Info
Messor piceus (Stitz, 1923)Info
Messor striatifrons (Stitz, 1923)Info
Messor tropicorum (Wheeler, 1922)Info
Monomorium alamarum (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium drapenum (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium esharre (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium katir (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium kitectum (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium mantazenum (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium marshi (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium mediocre (Santschi, 1920)Info
Monomorium mictilis (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium minor (Stitz, 1923)Info
Monomorium nirvanum (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium notulum (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium opacior (Forel, 1913)Info
Monomorium rufulum (Stitz, 1923)Info
Monomorium schultzei (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium setuliferum (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium vatranum (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium viator (Santschi, 1923)Info
Myrmicaria baumi (Forel, 1901)Info
Myrmicaria natalensis (Smith, 1858)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocymyrmex afradu (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex barbiger (Emery, 1886)Info
Ocymyrmex cavatodorsatus (Prins, 1965)Info
Ocymyrmex dekerus (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex engytachys (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex flavescens (Stitz, 1923)Info
Ocymyrmex flaviventris (Santschi, 1914)Info
Ocymyrmex fortior (Santschi, 1911)Info
Ocymyrmex kahas (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex micans (Forel, 1910)Info
Ocymyrmex monardi (Santschi, 1930)Info
Ocymyrmex okys (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex picardi (Forel, 1901)Info
Ocymyrmex resekhes (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex robustior (Stitz, 1923)Info
Ocymyrmex shushan (Bolton, 1981)Info
Ocymyrmex tachys (Bolton & Marsh, 1989)Info
Ocymyrmex turneri (Donisthorpe, 1931)Info
Ocymyrmex velox (Santschi, 1932)Info
Ocymyrmex weitzeckeri (Emery, 1892)Info
Ocymyrmex zekhem (Bolton, 1981)Info
Ophthalmopone berthoudi (Weber, 1942)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla analis -> Megaponera analisMatabele antInfo
Pachycondyla castanea (Mayr, 1865)Info
Pachycondyla castaneicolor (Dalla Torre, 1893)Info
Paltothyreus tarsatus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Pedetes capensis (Forster, 1778)Cape SpringhareInfo
Pheidole crassinoda (Emery, 1895)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole sculpturata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidole tenuinodis (Mayr, 1901)Info
Pheidole tenuinodis robusta (Stitz, 1923)Info
Pheidologeton aberrans (Santschi, 1937)Info
Pheidologeton hammoniae (Stitz, 1923)Info
Pheidologeton kunensis (Ettershank, 1966)Info
Platythyrea lamellosa (Roger, 1860)Info
Platythyrea schultzei (Forel, 1910)Info
Plectroctena mandibularis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Plectroctena subterranea (Arnold, 1915)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinolepis decolor (Emery, 1895)Info
Tapinoma luteum (Emery, 1895)Info
Tapinoma subtile (Santschi, 1911)Info
Technomyrmex camerunensis (Emery, 1899)Info
Tetramorium arzi (Tohmé, G., 1969)Info
Tetramorium barbigerum (Bolton, 1980)Info
Tetramorium caldarium (Roger, 1857)Info
Tetramorium clunum (Forel, 1913)Info
Tetramorium desertorum (Forel, 1910)Info
Tetramorium glabratum (Stitz, 1923)Info
Tetramorium grandinode (Santschi, 1913)Info
Tetramorium humbloti (Forel, 1891)Info
Tetramorium jordani (Santschi, 1937)Info
Tetramorium krynitum (Bolton, 1980)Info
Tetramorium laevithorax (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetramorium peringueyi (Arnold, 1926)Info
Tetramorium petersi (Forel, 1910)Info
Tetramorium pogonion (Bolton, 1980)Info
Tetramorium praetextum (Bolton, 1980)Info
Tetramorium rufescens (Stitz, 1923)Info
Tetramorium sericeiventre (Emery, 1877)Info
Tetramorium setuliferum (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetramorium signatum (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetramorium solidum (Emery, 1886)Info
Tetramorium weitzeckeri (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetraponera ambigua (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetraponera natalensis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
149 Species in Formicidae for Namibia 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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