Bangladesh

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Bangladesh
LocationBangladesh.png
Location
Region Asia
Subregion Southern Asia
BioRegion Oriental Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 6
Genera 45
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 120
Endemic Species 1
% Endemic Species 0.8%
Introduced Species 1

The following valid species and subspecies of ants are known to occur in Bangladesh. Unidentified and undescribed species will be added to this list as identifications are verified and taxonomic revisions are published. This species list is based upon the effort of many ant collectors as well as myrmecologists who have published on the taxonomy of Bangladesh ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the Bangladesh Ants web page. Please advise if any corrections are warranted.

Aenictus

Anochetus

Anoplolepis

Brachyponera

Buniapone

Camponotus

Carebara

Cataulacus

Chronoxenus

Colobopsis

Crematogaster

Diacamma

Dolichoderus

Dorylus

Ectomomyrmex

Erromyrma

Eusphinctus

Harpegnathos

Hypoponera

Iridomyrmex

Lepisiota

Leptogenys

Lioponera

Lophomyrmex

Meranoplus

Monomorium

Myrmicaria

Nylanderia

Odontomachus

Oecophylla

Paratrechina

Paratopula

Pheidole

Plagiolepis

Platythyrea

Polyrhachis

Rhopalomastix

Solenopsis

Tapinoma

Technomyrmex

Tetramorium

Tetraponera

Trichomyrmex

Vollenhovia

REFERENCES

  • [1] Mohammed A. Hannan, 2007. Ant records from Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Asian Myrmecology 1: 101-104
  • [2] Mohammed A. Hannan, 2008. New ant records for Bangladesh. Asian Myrmecology. 2:95-98.