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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 32 families, 189 genera, 328 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 30 families, 184 genera, 321 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 12 families, 97 genera, 208 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 31 genera, 71 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 31 genera, 71 species
Site
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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 Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Aenictus luteus (Emery, 1892)Colorado fairy shrimpInfo
Atopomyrmex cryptoceroides (Emery, 1892)Info
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi (André, 1889)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bothroponera talpa (André, 1890)Info
Brachyponera sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus bituberculatus (André, 1889)Info
Camponotus brutus (Forel, 1886)Info
Camponotus compressiscapus (André, 1889)Info
Camponotus congolensis (Emery, 1899)Info
Camponotus maculatus (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus rubripes (Latreille, 1802)Info
Camponotus thraso (Forel, 1893)Info
Camponotus vividus (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Cataulacus huberi (André, 1890)Info
Cataulacus kohli (Mayr, 1895)Info
Cataulacus mocquerysi (André, 1889)Info
Cataulacus pygmaeus (André, 1890)Info
Crematogaster brunneipennis (André, 1890)Info
Crematogaster chlorotica (Emery, 1899)Info
Crematogaster cicatriculosa (Roger, 1863)Info
Crematogaster concava (Emery, 1899)Info
Crematogaster depressa (Latreille, 1802)Info
Crematogaster excisa (Mayr, 1895)Info
Crematogaster gambiensis (André, 1889)Info
Crematogaster luctans (Forel, 1907)Info
Crematogaster luctans sordidoides (Santschi, 1930)Info
Crematogaster magitae (Forel, 1910)Info
Crematogaster striatula (Emery, 1892)Info
Crematogaster wellmani (Forel, 1909)Info
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Dorylus fimbriatus (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Dorylus fulvus (Westwood, 1839)Info
Dorylus gribodoi (Emery, 1892)Info
Dorylus nigricans (Illiger, 1802)Info
Dorylus nigricans arcens (Westwood, 1847)Info
Dorylus nigricans burmeisteri (Shuckard, 1840)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera lea (Santschi, 1937)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepisiota capensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megaponera analis (Latreille, 1802)Matabele antInfo
Mesoponera ambigua (André, 1890)Info
Mesoponera caffraria (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Mesoponera ingesta (Wheeler, 1922)Info
Monomorium occidentale (Bernard, 1953)Info
Myrmicaria baumi (Forel, 1901)Info
Myrmicaria exigua (André, 1890)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oecophylla longinoda (Latreille, 1802)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla tarsata (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Paltothyreus tarsatus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Phasmomyrmex paradoxus (André, 1892)Info
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole occipitalis (André, 1890)Info
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Platythyrea occidentalis (André, 1890)Info
Plectroctena minor (Emery, 1892)Info
Polyrhachis concava (André, 1889)Info
Polyrhachis curta (André, 1890)Info
Polyrhachis decemdentata (André, 1889)Info
Polyrhachis laboriosa (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Polyrhachis militaris (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Polyrhachis schistacea (Gerstäcker, 1859)Info
Psalidomyrmex foveolatus (André, 1890)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Simopone latiscapa (Bolton & Fisher, 2012)Info
Solenopsis orbuloides (André, 1890)Info
Strumigenys membranifera (Emery, 1869)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetramorium aculeatum (Mayr, 1866)Info
Tetramorium lucayanum (Wheeler, W.m., 1905)Info
Tetraponera emacerata (Santschi, 1911)Info
Tetraponera mocquerysi (André, 1890)Info
Species with WBack  Top
Wasmannia auropunctata (Roger, 1863)Little fire antInfo
71 Species in Formicidae for Sierra Leone 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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