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Distribution path and Subregions of Zambia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Zambia
Taxonomy for Formicidae (Ants) in Zambia
Class
Zambia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 250 families, 2506 genera, 6905 species
Tree
Subclass
Zambia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 248 families, 2504 genera, 6903 species
Tree
Infraclass
Zambia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 237 families, 2430 genera, 6662 species
Tree
Superorder
Zambia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 164 families, 2080 genera, 5983 species
Tree
Order
Zambia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 32 families, 248 genera, 742 species
Tree
Suborder
Zambia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 30 families, 242 genera, 728 species
Tree
Infraorder
Zambia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 17 families, 183 genera, 624 species
Tree
Superfamily
Zambia
Formicoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Ants)
 1 family, 29 genera, 69 species
Tree
Family
Zambia
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) (Ants) - Systematics
 29 genera, 69 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 Zambia
Species with ANext  
Aenictogiton emeryi (Forel, 1913)Info
Aenictogiton fossiceps (Emery, 1901)Info
Aenictus congolensis (Santschi, 1911)Barrel-cyst clam shrimpInfo
Anochetus siphneus (Brown, 1978)Info
Atopomyrmex mocquerysi (André, 1889)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachyponera sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Camponotus amphidus (Santschi, 1926)Info
Camponotus flavomarginatus (Mayr, 1862)Info
Camponotus hova (Forel, 1891)Info
Camponotus setosus (Shattuck & Mcarthur, 2002)Info
Carebara nicotianae (Arnold, 1948)Info
Carebara perpusilla (Emery, 1895)Info
Centromyrmex bequaerti (Forel, 1913)Info
Centromyrmex raptor (Bolton & Fisher, 2008)Info
Centromyrmex sellaris (Mayr, 1896)Info
Cerapachys nkomoensis (Forel, 1916)Info
Cerapachys pawa (Mann, 1919)Info
Cerapachys sylvicola (Arnold, 1955)Info
Crematogaster acaciae victoriosa (Santschi, 1916)Info
Crematogaster clariventris (Mayr, 1895)Info
Crematogaster coelestis (Santschi, 1911)Info
Crematogaster muralti (Forel, 1910)Info
Crematogaster muralti livingstonei (Santschi, 1919)Info
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Dorylus brevipennis (Emery, 1895)Info
Dorylus helvolus (Linnaeus, 1764)Info
Dorylus spininodis (Emery, 1901)Info
Dorylus striatidens (Santschi, 1910)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euponera suspecta (Santschi, 1914)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptogenys arnoldi (Forel, 1913)Info
Leptogenys intermedia (Emery, 1902)Info
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Megaponera analis (Latreille, 1802)Matabele antInfo
Melissotarsus emeryi (Forel, 1907)Info
Microdaceton exornatum (Santschi, 1913)Info
Monomorium opacum (Forel, 1913)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocymyrmex fortior (Santschi, 1911)Info
Odontomachus assiniensis (Emery, 1892)Info
Odontomachus troglodytes (Santschi, 1914)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycondyla suspecta (Santschi, 1914)Info
Pachycondyla tarsata (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Pheidole schultzei gwaaiensis (Forel, 1913)Info
Pheidole sculpturata zambesiana (Forel, 1913)Info
Plagiolepis livingstonei (Santschi, 1926)Info
Platythyrea conradti (Emery, 1899)Info
Platythyrea cribrinodis (Gerstäcker, 1859)Info
Platythyrea schultzei (Forel, 1910)Info
Plectroctena mandibularis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Polyrhachis gagates (Smith, F., 1858)Info
Polyrhachis militaris (Fabricius, 1782)Info
Polyrhachis revoili (André, 1887)Info
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Strumigenys dyshaula (Bolton, 1983)Info
Strumigenys simoni (Emery, 1895)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tetramorium dichroum (Santschi, 1932)Info
Tetramorium hortorum (Arnold, 1958)Info
Tetramorium humbloti (Forel, 1891)Info
Tetramorium incruentatum (Arnold, 1926)Info
Tetramorium inezulae (Forel, 1914)Info
Tetramorium intextum (Santschi, 1914)Info
Tetramorium jauresi (Forel, 1914)Info
Tetramorium notiale (Bolton, 1980)Info
Tetramorium philippwagneri (Hita Garcia, Fischer & Peters, 2010)Info
Tetramorium setuliferum (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetramorium simillimum (Smith, F., 1851)Info
Tetramorium ultor (Forel, 1913)Info
Tetramorium weitzeckeri (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetramorium yarthiellum (Bolton, 1976)Info
Tetramorium zambezium (Santschi, 1939)Info
Tetraponera ambigua (Emery, 1895)Info
Tetraponera natalensis (Smith, F., 1858)Info
69 Species in Formicidae for Zambia 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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