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Distribution path and Subregions of Portugal (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - South Europe - Iberian Peninsula - Portugal
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Portugal
Class
Portugal
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 405 families, 2824 genera, 7124 species
Tree
Subclass
Portugal
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 401 families, 2814 genera, 7092 species
Tree
Infraclass
Portugal
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 386 families, 2777 genera, 7020 species
Tree
Superorder
Portugal
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 261 families, 2130 genera, 5709 species
Tree
Order
Portugal
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 40 families, 235 genera, 609 species
Tree
Suborder
Portugal
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 32 families, 189 genera, 496 species
Tree
Infraorder
Portugal
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 14 families, 118 genera, 385 species
Tree
Superfamily
Portugal
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 39 genera, 146 species
Tree
Family
Portugal
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 39 genera, 146 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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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
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Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
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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 Portugal
Species with ANext  
Aphaenogaster dulcineae (Santschi, 1919)Info
Aphaenogaster dulciniae -> Aphaenogaster dulcineaeInfo
Aphaenogaster gibbosa (Latreille, 1798)Info
Aphaenogaster gibbosa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Aphaenogaster iberica (Emery, 1908)Info
Aphaenogaster senilis (Mayr, 1853)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bothriomyrmex saundersi (Santschi, 1922)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus aethiops (Latreille, 1798)Info
Camponotus aethiops (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus barbaricus (Emery, 1905)Info
Camponotus cruentatus (Latreille, 1802)Info
Camponotus cruentatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus fallax (Nylander, 1856)Info
Camponotus figaro (Collingwood & Yarrow, 1969)Info
Camponotus foreli (Emery, 1881)Info
Camponotus lateralis -> Camponotus rebeccaeInfo
Camponotus lateralis -> Camponotus rebeccaeInfo
Camponotus micans (Nylander, 1856)Info
Camponotus piceus (Leach, 1825)Info
Camponotus piceus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus pilicornis (Roger, 1859)Info
Camponotus rebeccae (Forel, 1913)Info
Camponotus ruber (Emery, 1925)Info
Camponotus sylvaticus (Olivier, 1792)Info
Camponotus truncatus (Spinola, 1808)Info
Camponotus truncatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus vagus (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Cardiocondyla batesii (Forel, 1894)Info
Cardiocondyla mauritanica (Forel, 1890)Info
Cardiocondyla nigra (Forel, 1905)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Cataglyphis hispanica (Emery, 1906)Info
Cataglyphis hispanicus (Emery, 1906)Info
Cataglyphis iberica (Emery, 1906)Info
Cataglyphis rosenhaueri (Santschi, 1925)Info
Cataglyphis velox (Santschi, 1929)Info
Cataglyphis viaticus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Chalepoxenus muellerianus -> Temnothorax muellerianusInfo
Crematogaster auberti (Emery, 1869)Info
Crematogaster scutellaris (Olivier, 1792)Site
Crematogaster scutellaris (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Crematogaster sordidula (Nylander, 1849)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica cunicularia (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica decipiens (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Formica decipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica dusmeti (Emery, 1909)Info
Formica frontalis (Santschi, 1919)Info
Formica frontalis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica fusca tombeuri (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Formica gagates (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Black-backed meadow antInfo
Formica pratensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica pratensis pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Info
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1761)Horse antInfo
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Goniomma hispanicum (André, 1883)Info
Goniomma kugleri (Espadaler, 1986)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera abeillei (André, 1881)Info
Hypoponera eduardi (Forel, 1894)Info
Hypoponera nivariana (Santschi, 1908)Info
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iberoformica gerardi (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Iberoformica subrufa (Roger, 1859)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 fuliginosus (Latreille, 1798)Jet AntInfo
Lasius fuliginosus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius grandis (Forel, 1909)Info
Lasius grandis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius lasioides (Emery, 1869)Info
Lasius myops (Forel, 1894)Info
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lasius niger niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius piliferus (Seifert, 1992)Info
Lasius piliferus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius umbratus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptanilla revelierii (Emery, 1870)Info
Leptothorax unifasciatus -> Temnothorax unifasciatusInfo
Linepithema humile (Mayr, 1868)Argentine antInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor barbarus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Messor bouvieri (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Messor capitatus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Messor hispanicus (Santschi, 1919)Info
Messor lobicornis (Forel, 1894)Info
Messor lusitanicus (Tinaut, 1985)Info
Messor marocanus (Santschi, 1927)Info
Messor structor (Latreille, 1798)Info
Monomorium australe (Emery, 1886)Info
Monomorium carbonarium -> Monomorium ebeninumInfo
Monomorium ebeninum (Forel, 1891)Info
Monomorium hirsutum (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium monomorium (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Monomorium subopacum -> Monomorium hirsutumInfo
Myrmecina graminicola (Latreille, 1802)Grass AntInfo
Myrmica aloba (Forel, 1909)Info
Myrmica ruginodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica sabuleti (Meinert, 1861)Info
Myrmica scabrinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica wesmaeli (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oxyopomyrmex saulcyi (Emery, 1889)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy antInfo
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole pallidula (Nylander, 1849)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Plagiolepis schmitzii (Forel, 1895)Info
Polyergus rufescens (Latreille, 1798)Slave-making antInfo
Ponera coarctata (Latreille, 1802)Info
Ponera testacea (Emery, 1895)Info
Proformica nasuta (Nylander, 1856)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis lusitanica (Emery, 1915)Info
Solenopsis oraniensis (Forel, 1894)Info
Stenamma debile (Foerster, 1850)Info
Stigmatomma gaetulicum (Baroni Urbani, 1978)Info
Strongylognathus huberi (Forel, 1874)Info
Strongylognathus huberi dalmaticus (Baroni Urbani, 1969)Info
Strumigenys argiola (Emery, 1869)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 erraticum erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Info
Tapinoma madeirense (Forel, 1895)Info
Tapinoma nigerrimum (Nylander, 1856)Info
Tapinoma simrothi (Krausse, 1911)Info
Temnothorax albipennis (Curtis, 1854)Info
Temnothorax angustulus (Nylander, 1856)Info
Temnothorax atlantis (Santschi, 1911)Info
Temnothorax aveli (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Temnothorax corticalis (Schenck, 1852)Info
Temnothorax formosus (Santschi, 1909)Info
Temnothorax muellerianus (Finzi, 1922)Info
Temnothorax nylanderi (Förster, 1850)Info
Temnothorax pardoi (Tinaut, 1987)Info
Temnothorax parvulus (Schenck, 1852)Info
Temnothorax racovitzai (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Temnothorax recedens (Nylander, 1856)Info
Temnothorax specularis (Emery, 1916)Info
Temnothorax tuberum -> Temnothorax albipennisInfo
Temnothorax unifasciatus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Temnothorax wollastoni (Donisthorpe, 1940)Info
Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander, 1846)Guinea antInfo
Tetramorium biskrense (Forel, 1904)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium caespitum caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Tetramorium caldarium (Roger, 1857)Info
Tetramorium forte (Forel, 1904)Info
Tetramorium impurum (Foerster, 1850)Info
146 Species in Formicidae for Portugal 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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