French Guiana

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French Guiana
LocationFrenchGuiana.png
Location
Region Americas
Subregion South America
BioRegion Neotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 12
Genera 67
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 310
Endemic Species 14
% Endemic Species 4.5%
Introduced Species 0

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

Acanthostichus

Acromyrmex

Allomerus

Anochetus

Apterostigma

Atta

Azteca

Basiceros

Brachymyrmex

Camponotus

Centromyrmex

Carebara

Cephalotes

Cheliomyrmex

Crematogaster

Cryptopone

Cylindromyrmex

Cyphomyrmex

Daceton

Discothyrea

Dolichoderus

Dorymyrmex

Eciton

Ectatomma

Eurhopalothrix

Gigantiops

Gnamptogenys

Heteroponera

Hylomyrma

Labidus

Leptogenys

Linepithema

Mayaponera

Megalomyrmex

Monomorium

Mycetophylax

Mycocepurus

Myrmelachista

Myrmicocrypta

Neivamyrmex

Neoponera

Nesomyrmex

Nomamyrmex

Nylanderia

Ochetomyrmex

Octostruma

Odontomachus

Pachycondyla

Paraponera

Paratrechina

Pheidole

Platythyrea

Prionopelta

Procryptocerus

Pseudomyrmex

Pseudoponera


Rasopone

Rogeria

Sericomyrmex

Solenopsis

Strumigenys

Tapinoma

Tatuidris

Technomyrmex

Tetramorium

Trachymyrmex

Typhlomyrmex

Wasmannia

Uncertain species

The following species were described from French Guiana but their true identities are currently unknown.


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