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Distribution path and Subregions of United Kingdom (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - British Isles - United Kingdom
Subregions: Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales)
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in United Kingdom
Class
United Kingdom
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 723 families, 8145 genera, 32838 species
Tree
Subclass
United Kingdom
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 717 families, 8045 genera, 32709 species
Tree
Infraclass
United Kingdom
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 654 families, 7875 genera, 32412 species
Tree
Superorder
United Kingdom
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 421 families, 6493 genera, 28886 species
Tree
Order
United Kingdom
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 77 families, 1290 genera, 6353 species
Tree
Suborder
United Kingdom
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 61 families, 1161 genera, 5659 species
Tree
Infraorder
United Kingdom
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 22 families, 226 genera, 1042 species
Tree
Superfamily
United Kingdom
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 54 genera, 172 species
Tree
Family
United Kingdom
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 54 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 United Kingdom
Species with ANext  
Acanthomyops brunneus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Acanthomyops niger (Emery, 1869)Info
Amblyopone ferruginea (Smith, 1858)Info
Anergates atratulus -> Tetramorium atratulumInfo
Aphaenogaster subterranea (Latreille, 1798)Info
Aphaenogaster subterranea (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Britaneuretus anglicus (Cockerell, 1915)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus britteni (Donisthorpe, 1931)Info
Camponotus brodiei (H. St. J. Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Camponotus cockerelli (H. St. J. Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Camponotus maculatus liocnemis (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Camponotus minimus (Crawley, 1922)Info
Camponotus nigriceps (Smith, F., 1858)Black-headed sugar antInfo
Camponotus piceus (Leach, 1825)Info
Camponotus piceus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus terebrans (Lowne, 1865)Brown bearded sugar antsInfo
Camponotus terebrans (Lowne, 1865)Info
Cardiocondyla britteni (Crawley, 1920)Info
Carebara diversa (Jerdon, 1851)Info
Cerapachys brevicollis (Clark, 1924)Info
Crematogaster scutellaris (Olivier, 1792)Site
Crematogaster scutellaris (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Crematogaster steinheili (Forel, 1881)Info
Crematogaster terminalis (Shuckard, 1838)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dolichoderus britannicus (Cockerell, 1915)Info
Dolichoderus gurnetensis (Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Dolichoderus ovigerus (Cockerell, 1915)Info
Dolichoderus vectensis (Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Emplastus britannicus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Emplastus emeryi (Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Emplastus gurnetensis (H. St. J. Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Emplastus hypolithus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Emplastus kozlovi (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formica aquilonia (Yarrow, 1955)Scottish Wood AntInfo
Formica candida (Smith, F., 1878)Info
Formica clara (Forel, 1886)Info
Formica cunicularia (Latreille, 1798)Info
Formica densiventris (Viereck, 1903)Info
Formica exsecta (Nylander, 1846)Narrow headed antInfo
Formica exsecta (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumSilky antInfo
Formica fusca -> Tetramorium caespitumInfo
Formica heteroptera (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1920)Info
Formica lasioides (Emery, 1893)Info
Formica lemani (Bondroit, 1917)Info
Formica lemani (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica lugubris (Zetterstedt, 1838)Hairy wood antInfo
Formica lugubris (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Formica nigriceps -> Camponotus nigricepsInfo
Formica picea -> Camponotus piceusInfo
Formica picea -> Camponotus piceusInfo
Formica pices (Emery, 1925)Info
Formica pratensis (Retzius, 1783)Black-backed meadow antInfo
Formica pratensis (Linnaeus, 1758)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
Formica transkaucasica -> Formica candidaInfo
Formica ulkei (Emery, 1893)Info
Formicium berryi (Carpenter, 1929)Info
Formicium brodiei (Westwood, 1854)Info
Formicium mirabile (Cockerell, 1920)Info
Formicoxenus nitidulus (Nylander, 1846)Shining guest antInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera ergatandria (Forel, 1893)Info
Hypoponera gibbinota (Forel, 1912)Info
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)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 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 fuliginosa (Latreille, 1798)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 neglectus (Van Loon, Boomsma En Andrasfalvy, 1990)Invasive garden antInfo
Lasius neoniger (Emery, 1893)Cornfield antInfo
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Black Garden AntSite
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Lasius niger niger (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius platythorax (Seifert, 1991)Info
Lasius platythorax (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasius psammophilus (Seifert, 1992)Info
Lasius sabularum (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Lasius umbratus (Nylander, 1846)Info
Leptothorax acervorum (Fabricius, 1793)Slender AntInfo
Leptothorax acervorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Leptothorax interruptus -> Temnothorax interruptusInfo
Leptothorax nylanderi -> Temnothorax nylanderiInfo
Leptothorax tuberum (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Leucotaphus cockerelli (Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Leucotaphus donisthorpei (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Leucotaphus gurnetensis (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Leucotaphus permancus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1927)Info
Linepithema humile (Mayr, 1868)Argentine antInfo
Linepithema humile humile (Mayr, 1868)Info
Linepithema iniquum (Mayr, 1870)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megapterites mirabilis (Cockerell, 1920)Info
Monomorium damarense (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium floricola (Jerdon, 1851)Flower antInfo
Monomorium herero (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium indicum (Forel, 1902)Info
Monomorium junodi (Forel, 1910)Info
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)Pharaoh antInfo
Monomorium salomonis -> Monomorium junodiInfo
Myrmecia chasei (Forel, 1894)Info
Myrmecia mandibularis (Smith, 1858)Toothless bull antsInfo
Myrmecia pulchra (Clark, 1929)Info
Myrmecia swalei (Crawley, 1922)Info
Myrmecia vindex (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Myrmecina graminicola (Latreille, 1802)Grass AntInfo
Myrmica bessarabica (Nasonov, 1889)Info
Myrmica hirsuta (Elmes, 1978)Info
Myrmica karavajevi (Arnoldi, 1930)Info
Myrmica lobicornis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica lonae (Finzi, 1926)Info
Myrmica microrubra (Seifert, 1993)Info
Myrmica rubra -> Labidus coecusCommon red antInfo
Myrmica ruginodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica sabuleti (Meinert, 1861)Info
Myrmica scabrinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica schencki (Viereck, 1903)Info
Myrmica specioides (Bondroit, 1918)Info
Myrmica sulcinodis (Nylander, 1846)Info
Myrmica vandeli (Bondroit, 1920)Info
Myrmicium heerii (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nylanderia braueri donisthorpei (Forel, 1908)Info
Nylanderia vividula (Nylander, 1846)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomachus cephalotes (Smith, F., 1863)Info
Oecophylla atavina (Cockerell, 1915)Info
Oecophylla bartoniana (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1920)Info
Oecophylla megarche (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paraphaenogaster hooleyana (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Longhorn crazy antInfo
Paratrechina longicornis longicornis (Latreille, 1802)Info
Paratrechina vividula -> Nylanderia vividulaInfo
Pheidole jordanica (Saulcy, 1874)Info
Pheidole megacephala -> Pheidologeton diversusCoastal brown antInfo
Pheidole punctulata (Mayr, 1866)Info
Pheidologeton diversus (Jerdon, 1851)East Indian harvesting antInfo
Plagiolepis taurica (Santschi, 1920)Info
Polyrhachis hexacantha (Erichson, 1842)Info
Polyrhachis hexacantha (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polyrhachis sexspinosa (Latreille, 1802)Info
Polyrhachis sexspinosa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Ponera coarctata (Latreille, 1802)Info
Ponera testacea (Emery, 1895)Info
Ponerites antropovi (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Ponerites crawleyi (H. St. J. Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Ponerites hooleyi (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Poneropsis hypolitha (Cockerell, 1915)Info
Prenolepis imparis (Say, 1836)False Honey AntInfo
Prionophana antiqua (Giebel, 1856)Info
Pyramica baudueri -> Strumigenys baudueriInfo
Pyramica tenuipilis -> Strumigenys tenuipilisInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sifolinia karavajevi (Arnoldi, 1930)Info
Solenopsis fugax (Latreille, 1798)Info
Solenopsis monticola -> Solenopsis fugaxInfo
Solenopsites rossi (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Stenamma debile (Foerster, 1850)Info
Stenamma westwoodii (Westwood, 1839)Info
Strongylognathus testaceus (Schenck, 1852)Info
Strumigenys baudueri (Emery, 1875)Info
Strumigenys rogeri (Emery, 1890)Info
Strumigenys tenuipilis (Emery, 1915)Info
Syntaphus wheeleri (Donisthorpe, 1920)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Taphopone aberrans (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Taphopone macroptera (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Taphopone microptera (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Taphopone petrosa (G. M. Dlussky, 2014)Info
Tapinoma ambiguum -> Tapinoma madeirenseInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Latreille, 1798)Erratic antInfo
Tapinoma erraticum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Tapinoma madeirense (Forel, 1895)Info
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793)Ghost antInfo
Temnothorax albipennis (Curtis, 1854)Info
Temnothorax interruptus (Schenck, 1852)Info
Temnothorax nylanderi (Förster, 1850)Info
Temnothorax unifasciatus (Latreille, 1798)Info
Tetramorium atratulum (Schenck, 1852)Info
Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander, 1846)Guinea antInfo
Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus, 1758)Pavement antInfo
Tetramorium caldarium (Roger, 1857)Info
Tetramorium forte (Forel, 1904)Info
Tetramorium ruginode -> Tetramorium forteInfo
Tetramorium simillimum (Smith, F., 1851)Info
Trichomyrmex destructor (Jerdon, 1851)Info
172 Species in Formicidae for United Kingdom 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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