Congo

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Congo
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Location
Region Africa
Subregion Middle Africa
BioRegion Afrotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 7
Genera 31
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 115
Endemic Species 51
% Endemic Species 44.3%
Introduced Species 0

The following valid species and subspecies of ants are known to occur in Congo. 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 Congo ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the Congo Ants web page. Please advise if any corrections are warranted.

Aenictus

Anochetus

Anoplolepis

Bothroponera

Brachyponera

Camponotus

Carebara

Cataulacus

Crematogaster

Discothyrea

Dorylus

Hypoponera

Lepisiota

Melissotarsus

Meranoplus

Mesoponera

Messor

Monomorium

Oecophylla

Paltothyreus

Paraparatrechina

Pheidole

Platythyrea

Polyrhachis

Pristomyrmex

Solenopsis

Strumigenys

Technomyrmex

Terataner

Tetramorium

Tetraponera