Réunion

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Réunion
LocationReunion.png
Location
Region Africa
Subregion Eastern Africa
BioRegion Malagasy Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 4
Genera 19
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 30
Endemic Species 1
% Endemic Species 3.3%
Introduced Species 0

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

Anoplolepis

Brachymyrmex

Camponotus

Cardiocondyla

Hypoponera

Lepisiota

Leptogenys

Monomorium

Nylanderia

Ochetellus

Paratrechina

Pheidole

Plagiolepis

Pristomyrmex

Solenopsis

Strumigenys

Tapinoma

Technomyrmex

Tetramorium

REFERENCES

  • [1] Blard, F.; Dorow, W. H. O.; Delabie, J. H. C. 2003. Les formis de l'île de la Réunion (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Bull. Soc. Entomol. 108: 127-137