Tonga

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Tonga
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Location
Region Oceania
Subregion Polynesia
BioRegion Indo-Australian Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 4
Genera 25
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 48
Endemic Species 4
% Endemic Species 8.3%
Introduced Species 0

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

Adelomyrmex

Anochetus

Anoplolepis

Camponotus

Cardiocondyla

Carebara

Colobopsis

Hypoponera

Monomorium

Nylanderia

Ochetellus

Odontomachus

Paratrechina

Pheidole

Plagiolepis

Ponera

Pristomyrmex

Rogeria

Solenopsis

Strumigenys

Syllophopsis

Tapinoma

Technomyrmex

Tetramorium

Vollenhovia

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