El Salvador

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El Salvador
El Salvador in its region.svg.png
Location
Region Americas
Subregion Central America
BioRegion Neotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 7
Genera 23
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 54
Endemic Species 2
% Endemic Species 3.7%
Introduced Species 0

The following 14 valid genera, 21 valid species and 1 valid subspecies of ants are known to occur in El Salvador. 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 El Salvadoran ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the El Salvador Ants web page. Please advise if any corrections are warranted.

Acromyrmex

Aphaenogaster

Apterostigma

Atta

Azteca

Camponotus

Carebara

Cephalotes

Dorymyrmex

Eurhopalothrix

Linepithema

Monomorium

Neivamyrmex

Neoponera

Octostruma

Pheidole

Pogonomyrmex

Procryptocerus

Pseudomyrmex

Rasopone

Stenamma

Strumigenys

Tatuidris

REFERENCES

Watkins, J. F., II. 1975c. Neivamyrmex quadratoocciputus, n. sp. (Formicidae: Dorylinae) from El Salvador. Tex. J. Sci. 26: 207-211