Venezuela

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Venezuela
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Location
Region Americas
Subregion South America
BioRegion Neotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 10
Genera 78
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 442
Endemic Species 55
% Endemic Species 12.4%
Introduced Species 1

The following 70 valid genera, 405 valid species and 4 valid subspecies of ants are known to occur in Venezuela. 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 Venezuelan ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the Venezuelan Ants web page. Please advise if any corrections are warranted.

Acanthognathus

Acanthoponera

Acanthostichus

Acromyrmex

Acropyga

Allomerus

Anochetus

Apterostigma

Atta

Azteca

Bariamyrma

Basiceros

Blepharidatta

Brachymyrmex

Camponotus

Carebara

Centromyrmex

Cephalotes

Cheliomyrmex

Crematogaster

Cylindromyrmex

Cyphomyrmex

Daceton

Discothyrea

Dolichoderus

Dorymyrmex

Eciton

Ectatomma

Eurhopalothrix

Fulakora

Gigantiops

Gnamptogenys

Heteroponera

Hylomyrma

Hypoponera

Kalathomyrmex

Kempfidris

Labidus

Lachnomyrmex

Leptanilloides

Leptogenys

Linepithema

Megalomyrmex

Mycocepurus

Myrmelachista

Neivamyrmex

Nesomyrmex

Neoponera

Nomamyrmex

Nylanderia

Ochetomyrmex

Octostruma

Odontomachus

Pachycondyla

Paratrechina

Pheidole

Platythyrea

Pogonomyrmex

Prionopelta

Probolomyrmex

Proceratium

Procryptocerus

Protalaridris

Pseudomyrmex

Pseudoponera

Rasopone

Rogeria

Sericomyrmex

Simopelta

Solenopsis

Strumigenys

Tapinoma

Temnothorax

Thaumatomyrmex

Trachymyrmex

Tranopelta

Typhlomyrmex

Wasmannia

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