Mongolia

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Mongolia
LocationMongolia.png
Location
Region Asia
Subregion Eastern Asia
BioRegion Palaearctic Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 3
Genera 17
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 76
Endemic Species 6
% Endemic Species 7.9%
Introduced Species 0

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

Camponotus

Cardiocondyla

Cataglyphis

Crematogaster

Dolichoderus

Formica

Harpagoxenus

Lasius

Leptothorax

Messor

Myrmica

Plagiolepis

Polyergus

Proformica

Tapinoma

Temnothorax

Tetramorium

REFERENCES

  • Aibek, U. & Yamane, S. 2010. Discovery of the subgenus Austrolasius and Dendrolasius of the ant genus Lasius (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Mongolia. Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology 16: 197-202.