Canary Islands

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Canary Islands
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Location
Region Africa
Subregion Northern Africa
BioRegion Palaearctic Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 4
Genera 24
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 85
Endemic Species 26
% Endemic Species 30.6%
Introduced Species 5

The following valid species and subspecies of ants are known to occur in the Canary Islands. 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 Canary Island ants. Additional information about the ant fauna is found on the Ants of the Canary Islands page.

Aphaenogaster

Camponotus

Cardiocondyla

Cataglyphis

Crematogaster

Formica

Hypoponera

Lasius

Lepisiota

Linepithema

Messor

Monomorium

Myrmica

Nylanderia

Oxyopomyrmex

Paratrechina

Pheidole

Plagiolepis

Proformica

Solenopsis

Tapinoma

Temnothorax

Tetramorium

Trichomyrmex

References