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Distribution path and Subregions of South Korea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Korea - South Korea
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in South Korea
Class
South Korea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 350 families, 3268 genera, 7475 species
Tree
Subclass
South Korea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 348 families, 3265 genera, 7469 species
Tree
Infraclass
South Korea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 330 families, 3197 genera, 7306 species
Tree
Superorder
South Korea
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 213 families, 2560 genera, 6110 species
Tree
Order
South Korea
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 39 families, 331 genera, 894 species
Tree
Suborder
South Korea
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 31 families, 303 genera, 833 species
Tree
Infraorder
South Korea
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 13 families, 118 genera, 445 species
Tree
Superfamily
South Korea
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 44 genera, 172 species
Tree
Family
South Korea
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 44 genera, 172 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
Distribution
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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 South Korea
Species with ANext  
Aphaenogaster famelica (Smith, 1874)Info
Aphaenogaster japonica (Forel, 1911)Info
Aphaenogaster schmidti (Karavaiev, 1912)Info
Aphaenogaster smythiesii (Forel, 1902)Info
Aphaenogaster smythiesii japonica (Forel, 1911)Info
Aphaenogaster tipuna (Forel, 1913)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachyponera chinensis (Emery, 1895)Chinese Needle AntInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus aethiops (Latreille, 1798)Info
Camponotus aethiops (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus amamianus (Terayama, 1991)Info
Camponotus atrox (Emery, 1925)Info
Camponotus concavus (Kim & Kim, 1994)Info
Camponotus fallax (Nylander, 1856)Info
Camponotus fuscus (Kim & Kim, 1994)Info
Camponotus itoi (Forel, 1912)Info
Camponotus japonicus (Mayr, 1866)Japanese carpenter antInfo
Camponotus jejuensis (Kim & Kim, 1986)Info
Camponotus keihitoi (Forel, 1913)Info
Camponotus kiusiuensis (Santschi, 1937)Info
Camponotus ligniperda (Latreille, 1802)Site
Camponotus ligniperda (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Camponotus nawai (Ito, 1914)Info
Camponotus nipponensis (Santschi, 1937)Info
Camponotus nipponicus (Wheeler, W.m., 1928)Info
Camponotus obscuripes (Mayr, 1879)Info
Camponotus quadrinotatus (Forel, 1886)Info
Camponotus sachalinensis (Forel, 1904)Info
Camponotus vitiosus (Smith, F., 1874)Info
Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866)Info
Cerapachys humicola (Ogata, 1983)Info
Chronoxenus wroughtonii (Forel, 1895)Info
Crematogaster matsumurai (Forel, 1901)Info
Crematogaster nawai (Ito, 1914)Info
Crematogaster osakensis (Forel, 1900)Info
Crematogaster teranishii (Santschi, 1930)Info
Crematogaster treubi apilis (Forel, 1913)Info
Crematogaster vagula (Wheeler, 1928)Info
Cryptopone sauteri (Wheeler, 1906)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacatria templaris (Rigato, 1994)Info
Dolichoderus sibiricus (Emery, 1889)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ectomomyrmex astutus (Smith, 1858)Info
Ectomomyrmex javanus (Mayr, 1867)Info
Euponera pilosior (Wheeler, 1928)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica candida (Smith, F., 1878)Info
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica hayashi (Terayama & Hashimoto, 1996)Info
Formica japonica (Motschoulsky, 1866)Info
Formica japonica (Motschoulsky, 1866)Info
Formica lemani (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Formica lemani (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica lugubris (Zetterstedt, 1838)Hairy wood antInfo
Formica lugubris (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1761)Horse antInfo
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Formica transkaucasica -> Formica candidaInfo
Formica truncorum (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Formica yessensis (Wheeler, W.m., 1913)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera nippona (Santschi, 1937)Info
Hypoponera ragusai (Emery, 1894)Info
Hypoponera sauteri (Onoyama, 1989)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 capitatus (Kuznetsov-ugamsky, 1927)Info
Lasius crispus (Wilson, 1955)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 hayashi (Yamauchi & Hayashida, 1970)Info
Lasius japonicus (Santschi, 1941)Info
Lasius koreanus (Seifert, 1992)Info
Lasius meridionalis (Bondroit, 1920)Info
Lasius morisitai (Yamauchi, 1979)Info
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lasius nipponensis (Forel, 1912)Info
Lasius orientalis (Karavaiev, 1912)Info
Lasius rabaudi (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Lasius sonobei (Yamauchi, 1979)Info
Lasius spathepus (Wheeler, W.m., 1910)Info
Lasius talpa (Wilson, 1955)Info
Lasius teranishii -> Lasius orientalisInfo
Lasius umbratus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Slender AntInfo
Leptothorax acervorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Leptothorax congruus -> Temnothorax congruusInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Messor aciculatus (Smith, 1874)Info
Monomorium chinense (Santschi, 1925)Info
Monomorium floricola (Jerdon, 1851)Flower antInfo
Monomorium intrudens (Smith, 1874)Info
Monomorium monomorium (Bolton, 1987)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Monomorium triviale (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Info
Myrmecina flava (Terayama, 1985)Info
Myrmecina graminicola (Latreille, 1802)Grass AntInfo
Myrmecina graminicola nipponica -> Myrmecina nipponicaInfo
Myrmecina nipponica (Wheeler, 1906)Info
Myrmica angulinodis (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Myrmica excelsa (Kupyanskaya, 1990)Info
Myrmica jessensis (Forel, 1901)Info
Myrmica kasczenkoi (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Myrmica koreana (Elmes, Radchenko & Kim, 2001)Info
Myrmica kotokui (Forel, 1911)Info
Myrmica kurokii (Forel, 1907)Info
Myrmica lobicornis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica ruginodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica saposhnikovi (Ruzsky, 1904)Info
Myrmica scabrinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica silvestrii (Wheeler, 1928)Info
Myrmica sulcinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica transsibirica (Radchenko, 1994)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nylanderia flavipes (Smith, F., 1874)Info
Nylanderia sakurae (Ito, 1914)Info
Nylanderia yaeyamensis (Terayama, 1999)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochetellus glaber (Mayr, 1862)Black house antInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla chinensis -> Brachyponera chinensisAsian needle antInfo
Pachycondyla javana (Mayr, 1867)Info
Pachycondyla pilosior (Wheeler, W.m., 1928)Info
Paraparatrechina sauteri (Forel, 1913)Info
Paratrechina flavipes (Smith, 1874)Info
Pheidole fervida (Smith, 1874)Info
Pheidole fervida kwazana (Teranishi, 1940)Info
Pheidole indica (Mayr, 1879)Info
Pheidole noda (Smith, 1874)Info
Pheidole nodus (Fr. Smith, 1874)Info
Pheidole pieli (Santschi, 1925)Info
Plagiolepis flavescens (Collingwood, 1976)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Plagiolepis taurica (Santschi, 1920)Info
Polyergus samurai (Yano, 1911)Info
Polyrhachis lamellidens (Smith, F., 1874)Info
Ponera japonica (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Info
Ponera scabra (Wheeler, W.m., 1928)Info
Ponera takaminei (Terayama, 1996)Info
Prenolepis melanogaster (Emery, 1893)Info
Pristomyrmex punctatus (Smith, 1860)Info
Pristomyrmex pungens (Mayr, 1866)Info
Proceratium itoi (Forel, 1918)Info
Proceratium watasei (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Info
Pyramica canina (Brown & Boisvert, 1979)Info
Pyramica hexamera (Brown, 1958)Info
Pyramica incerta (Brown, 1949)Info
Pyramica japonica (Ito, 1914)Info
Pyramica mutica (Brown, 1949)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis fugax (Latreille, 1798)Info
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Ginger antInfo
Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Solenopsis japonica (Wheeler, W.m., 1928)Info
Stenamma koreanense (Lyu, Dubois & Cho, 2002)Info
Stenamma owstoni (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Info
Stenamma ussuriense (Arnoldi, 1975)Info
Stigmatomma silvestrii (Wheeler, W.m., 1928)Info
Strongylognathus koreanus (Pisarski, 1966)Info
Strumigenys canina (Brown & Boisvert, 1979)Info
Strumigenys choii (Lyu, 2007)Info
Strumigenys hexamera (Brown, 1958)Info
Strumigenys incerta (Brown, 1949)Info
Strumigenys japonica (Ito, 1914)Info
Strumigenys lewisi (Cameron, 1886)Info
Strumigenys mutica (Brown, 1949)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tapinoma geei (Wheeler, W.m., 1927)Info
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)Ghost antInfo
Tapinoma sinense (Emery, 1925)Info
Tapinoma wroughtonii (Forel, 1904)Info
Technomyrmex albipes (Smith, F., 1861)Black household antInfo
Technomyrmex gibbosus (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Info
Temnothorax albipennis (Curtis, 1854)Info
Temnothorax aveli (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Temnothorax congruus (Smith, 1874)Info
Temnothorax koreanus (Teranishi, 1940)Info
Temnothorax nassonovi (Ruzsky, 1895)Info
Temnothorax nassonowi (Ruzsky, 1895)Info
Temnothorax rabaudi (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Temnothorax serviculus (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Temnothorax spinosior (Forel, 1901)Info
Temnothorax tuberum -> Temnothorax albipennisInfo
Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander, 1846)Guinea antInfo
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium tsushimae (Emery, 1925)Japanese Pavement AntInfo
Species with VBack  Top
Vollenhovia emeryi (Wheeler, W.m., 1906)Info
Vollenhovia prisca (André, 1895)Info
172 Species in Formicidae for South Korea 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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