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Distribution path and Subregions of Switzerland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Switzerland
Subregions: Northwest Switzerland (Aargau)
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Switzerland
Class
Switzerland
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 425 families, 3846 genera, 12678 species
Tree
Subclass
Switzerland
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 422 families, 3841 genera, 12671 species
Tree
Infraclass
Switzerland
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 404 families, 3793 genera, 12555 species
Tree
Superorder
Switzerland
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 286 families, 3232 genera, 11159 species
Tree
Order
Switzerland
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 40 families, 397 genera, 1521 species
Tree
Suborder
Switzerland
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 30 families, 274 genera, 879 species
Tree
Infraorder
Switzerland
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 15 families, 151 genera, 639 species
Tree
Superfamily
Switzerland
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 42 genera, 189 species
Tree
Family
Switzerland
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 42 genera, 189 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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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 Switzerland
Species with ANext  
Anergates atratulus -> Tetramorium atratulumInfo
Aphaenogaster gibbosa (Latreille, 1798)Info
Aphaenogaster gibbosa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Aphaenogaster italica (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Aphaenogaster spinosa (Emery, 1878)Info
Aphaenogaster subterranea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Aphaenogaster subterranea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bondroitia lujae (Forel, 1909)Info
Bothriomyrmex corsicus (Santschi, 1923)Info
Brachymyrmex heeri (Forel, 1874)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus aegaeus (Emery, 1915)Info
Camponotus aethiops (Latreille, 1798)Info
Camponotus aethiops (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus dalmaticus (Nylander, 1849)Info
Camponotus fallax (Nylander, 1856)Info
Camponotus herculeanus (Linnaeus, 1758)Boreal carpenter antInfo
Camponotus herculeanus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus lateralis -> Camponotus rebeccaeInfo
Camponotus lateralis -> Camponotus rebeccaeInfo
Camponotus ligniperda (Latreille, 1802)Site
Camponotus ligniperda (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Camponotus piceus (Leach, 1825)Info
Camponotus piceus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus rebeccae (Forel, 1913)Info
Camponotus truncatus (Spinola, 1808)Info
Camponotus truncatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus universitatis (Forel, 1890)Info
Camponotus vagus (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Cardiocondyla emeryi (Forel, 1881)Info
Crematogaster scutellaris (Olivier, 1792)Site
Crematogaster scutellaris (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Crematogaster sordidula (Nylander, 1849)Info
Cryptopone ochracea (Mayr, 1855)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Dolichoderus quadripunctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Doronomyrmex goesswaldi -> Leptothorax goesswaldiInfo
Doronomyrmex kutteri -> Leptothorax kutteriInfo
Doronomyrmex pacis -> Leptothorax pacisInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epimyrma stumperi -> Temnothorax stumperiInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica aquilonia (Yarrow, 1955)Scottish Wood AntInfo
Formica bruni (Kutter, 1967)Info
Formica candida (Smith, F., 1878)Info
Formica cinerea (Mayr, 1853)Info
Formica clara (Forel, 1886)Info
Formica cunicularia (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica exsecta (Nylander, 1846)Narrow headed antInfo
Formica exsecta (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica foreli (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Formica foreli (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica forsslundi (Lohmander, 1949)Info
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica fusca fusca (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica fuscocinerea (Forel, 1874)Info
Formica gagates (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica gagatoides (Ruzsky, 1904)Info
Formica lemani (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Formica lemani (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica lugubris (Zetterstedt, 1838)Hairy wood antInfo
Formica lugubris (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica paralugubris (Seifert, 1996)Info
Formica polyctena (Förster, 1850)European Red Wood AntInfo
Formica pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Black-backed meadow antInfo
Formica pratensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica pratensis pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Info
Formica pressilabris (Nylander, 1846)Info
Formica pressilabris (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica rubescens -> Formica cuniculariaInfo
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1761)Horse antInfo
Formica rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica rufa rufopratensoides (Forel, 1874)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Formica rufibarbis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica sanguinea (Latreille, 1798)Slaver AntInfo
Formica selysi (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Formica truncorum (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Formica uralensis (Ruzsky, 1895)Info
Formicoxenus nitidulus (Nylander, 1846)Shining guest antInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harpagoxenus sublaevis (Nylander, 1849)Info
Hypoponera eduardi (Forel, 1894)Info
Hypoponera ergatandria (Forel, 1893)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Imhoffia nigra (O. Heer, 1849)Info
Imhoffia pallida (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labidus coeca (Latreille, 1802)Info
Labidus coecus (Latreille, 1802)Info
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)Cornfield antInfo
Lasius alienus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius bicornis (Foerster, 1850)Info
Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Brown AntInfo
Lasius brunneus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius brunneus brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Lasius carniolicus (Mayr, 1861)Info
Lasius citrinus (Emery, 1922)Info
Lasius distinguendus (Emery, 1916)Info
Lasius distinguendus (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 meridionalis (Bondroit, 1920)Info
Lasius mixtus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Lasius mixtus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius myops (Forel, 1894)Info
Lasius neglectus (Van Loon, Boomsma En Andrasfalvy, 1990)Invasive garden antInfo
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lasius niger niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius paralienus (Seifert, 1992)Info
Lasius paralienus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius platythorax (Seifert, 1991)Info
Lasius platythorax (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius sabularum (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Lasius umbratus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Slender AntInfo
Leptothorax acervorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Leptothorax affinis -> Temnothorax affinisInfo
Leptothorax buschingeri (Kutter, 1967)Info
Leptothorax goesswaldi (Kutter, 1967)Info
Leptothorax gredleri (Mayr, 1855)Info
Leptothorax kutteri (Buschinger, 1966)Info
Leptothorax muscorum (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptothorax muscorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Leptothorax muscorum muscorum (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptothorax pacis (Kutter, 1945)Info
Leptothorax tuberum (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Liometopum microcephalum (Panzer, 1798)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Manica rubida (Latreille, 1802)Info
Messor structor (Latreille, 1798)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Myrmecina graminicola (Latreille, 1802)Grass AntInfo
Myrmica bergi (Ruzsky, 1902)Info
Myrmica bibikoffi (Kutter, 1963)Info
Myrmica constricta (Karavaiev, 1934)Info
Myrmica gallienii (Bondroit, 1920)Info
Myrmica hellenica (Finzi, 1926)Info
Myrmica karavajevi (Arnoldi, 1930)Info
Myrmica latifrons (Stärcke, 1927)StarckeInfo
Myrmica lobicornis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica lobulicornis -> Myrmica lobicornisInfo
Myrmica lonae (Finzi, 1926)Info
Myrmica myrmicoxena (Forel, 1895)Info
Myrmica rubra -> Labidus coecusCommon red antInfo
Myrmica ruginodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica rugulosa -> Myrmica hellenicaInfo
Myrmica sabuleti (Meinert, 1861)Info
Myrmica salina (Ruzsky, 1905)Info
Myrmica scabrinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica schencki (Viereck, 1903)Info
Myrmica slovaca -> Myrmica salinaInfo
Myrmica specioides (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Myrmica sulcinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica vandeli (Bondroit, 1920)Info
Myrmica winterae -> Myrmica karavajeviInfo
Myrmoxenus stumperi -> Temnothorax stumperiInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeomyrmex prodromus (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Pheidole anastasii (Emery, 1896)Info
Pheidole bilimeki -> Pheidole jamaicensisInfo
Pheidole jamaicensis (Wheeler, 1908)Info
Plagiolepis alluaudi (Emery, 1894)Little yellow antInfo
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Plagiolepis pygmaea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Plagiolepis taurica (Santschi, 1920)Info
Plagiolepis vindobonensis -> Plagiolepis tauricaInfo
Plagiolepis xene (Stärcke, 1936)Info
Plagiolepis xene (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polyergus rufescens (Latreille, 1798)Slave-making antInfo
Ponera coarctata (Latreille, 1802)Info
Ponera testacea (Emery, 1895)Info
Poneropsis crassinervis (Heer, 1850)Info
Poneropsis escheri (O. Heer, 1867)Info
Poneropsis fuliginosa (O. Heer, 1849)Info
Poneropsis globosa (Heer, 1850)Info
Poneropsis longaeva (O. Heer, 1849)Info
Poneropsis stygia (O. Heer, 1867)Info
Poneropsis veneraria (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Poneropsis ventrosa (Heer, 1850)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Solenopsis fugax (Latreille, 1798)Info
Solenopsis pergandei (Forel, 1901)Info
Solenopsis robusta -> Solenopsis fugaxInfo
Stenamma debile (Foerster, 1850)Info
Stenamma petiolatum (Emery, 1897)Info
Stenamma striatulum (Emery, 1895)Info
Strongylognathus alboini (Finzi, 1924)Info
Strongylognathus alpinus (Wheeler, W.m., 1909)Info
Strongylognathus huberi (Forel, 1874)Info
Strongylognathus huberi dalmaticus (Baroni Urbani, 1969)Info
Strongylognathus testaceus (Schenck, 1852)Info
Strumigenys argiola (Emery, 1869)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tapinoma ambiguum -> Tapinoma madeirenseInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Erratic antInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Tapinoma erraticum platyops (Emery, 1925)Info
Tapinoma madeirense (Forel, 1895)Info
Technomyrmex albipes (Smith, F., 1861)Black household antInfo
Teleutomyrmex schneideri -> Tetramorium inquilinumInfo
Temnothorax affinis (Mayr, 1855)Info
Temnothorax albipennis (Curtis, 1854)Info
Temnothorax arcanus (Kutter, 1973)Info
Temnothorax clypeatus (Mayr, 1853)Info
Temnothorax corticalis (Schenck, 1852)Info
Temnothorax flavicornis (Emery, 1870)Info
Temnothorax interruptus (Schenck, 1852)Info
Temnothorax luteus (Forel, 1874)Info
Temnothorax muellerianus (Finzi, 1922)Info
Temnothorax nadigi (Kutter, 1925)Info
Temnothorax nigriceps (Mayr, 1855)Info
Temnothorax nylanderi (Förster, 1850)Info
Temnothorax racovitzai (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Temnothorax ravouxi (André, 1896)Info
Temnothorax recedens (Nylander, 1856)Info
Temnothorax stumperi (Kutter, 1950)Info
Temnothorax tuberum -> Temnothorax albipennisInfo
Temnothorax unifasciatus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Temnothorax unifasciatus staegeri (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Tetramorium atratulum (Schenck, 1852)Info
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium impurum (Foerster, 1850)Info
Tetramorium inquilinum (Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2014)Info
Tetramorium insolens (Smith, F., 1861)Info
Tetramorium pacificum (Mayr, 1870)Pacific pennant antInfo
Tetramorium semilaeve kutteri (Santschi, 1927)Info
189 Species in Formicidae for Switzerland 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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