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|endemic_genera = 8
 
|endemic_genera = 8
 
|percent_endemic_genera = 7.1%
 
|percent_endemic_genera = 7.1%
|species_subspecies = 1499
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|species_subspecies = 1505
|endemic_species = 521
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|endemic_species = 522
|percent_endemic_species = 34.8%
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|percent_endemic_species = 34.7%
|introduced = 2
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|introduced = 5
 
|fossil =
 
|fossil =
 
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*''[[Acromyrmex rugosus]]'' (Smith, F., 1858)
 
*''[[Acromyrmex rugosus]]'' (Smith, F., 1858)
 
*''[[Acromyrmex rugosus rochai]]'' Forel, 1904
 
*''[[Acromyrmex rugosus rochai]]'' Forel, 1904
*''[[Acromyrmex striatus]]'' Roger, 1863
 
 
*''[[Acromyrmex subterraneus]]'' (Forel, 1893)
 
*''[[Acromyrmex subterraneus]]'' (Forel, 1893)
 
*''[[Acromyrmex subterraneus molestans]]'' Santschi, 1925
 
*''[[Acromyrmex subterraneus molestans]]'' Santschi, 1925
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*''[[Anochetus targionii]]'' Emery, 1894
 
*''[[Anochetus targionii]]'' Emery, 1894
 
*''[[Anochetus vexator]]'' Kempf, 1964
 
*''[[Anochetus vexator]]'' Kempf, 1964
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==''[[Amoimyrmex]]''==
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*''[[Amoimyrmex striatus]]'' (Roger, 1863)
  
 
==''[[Apterostigma]]''==
 
==''[[Apterostigma]]''==
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*''[[Camponotus fastigatus]]'' Roger, 1863
 
*''[[Camponotus fastigatus]]'' Roger, 1863
 
*''[[Camponotus fastigatus schmalzi]]'' Emery, 1894
 
*''[[Camponotus fastigatus schmalzi]]'' Emery, 1894
*''[[Camponotus fastigatus verae]]'' Forel, 1908
 
 
*''[[Camponotus femoratus]]'' Fabricius, 1804  
 
*''[[Camponotus femoratus]]'' Fabricius, 1804  
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*''[[Camponotus folicola]]'' Forel, 1904
 
*''[[Camponotus fryi]]'' Mann, 1916  
 
*''[[Camponotus fryi]]'' Mann, 1916  
 
*''[[Camponotus fumidus]]'' Roger, 1863
 
*''[[Camponotus fumidus]]'' Roger, 1863
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*''[[Camponotus tripartitus]]'' Mayr, 1887  
 
*''[[Camponotus tripartitus]]'' Mayr, 1887  
 
*''[[Camponotus urichi]]'' Forel, 1904
 
*''[[Camponotus urichi]]'' Forel, 1904
*''[[Camponotus urichi folicola]]'' Forel, 1904
 
 
*''[[Camponotus urichi sculnus]]'' Forel, 1904
 
*''[[Camponotus urichi sculnus]]'' Forel, 1904
 
*''[[Camponotus vagulus]]'' Forel, 1908
 
*''[[Camponotus vagulus]]'' Forel, 1908
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*''[[Camponotus verae]]'' Forel, 1908
 
*''[[Camponotus vinosus]]'' Smith, F., 1858  
 
*''[[Camponotus vinosus]]'' Smith, F., 1858  
 
*''[[Camponotus vittatus]]'' Forel, 1904  
 
*''[[Camponotus vittatus]]'' Forel, 1904  
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*''[[Cyphomyrmex hamulatus]]'' Weber, 1938
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex hamulatus]]'' Weber, 1938
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex hamulatus]]'' Weber, 1938
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex hamulatus]]'' Weber, 1938
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*''[[Cyphomyrmex minutus]]'' Mayr, 1862
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex peltatus]]'' (Kempf, 1966)  
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex peltatus]]'' (Kempf, 1966)  
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex rimosus]]'' (Spinola, 1851)
 
*''[[Cyphomyrmex rimosus]]'' (Spinola, 1851)
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==''[[Discothyrea]]''==
 
==''[[Discothyrea]]''==
 
*''[[Discothyrea bobi]]'' Chaul, 2020
 
*''[[Discothyrea bobi]]'' Chaul, 2020
*''[[Discothyrea sexarticulata]]'' Borgmeier, 1954  
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*''[[Discothyrea neotropica]]'' Bruch, 1919
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*''[[Discothyrea sexarticulata]]'' Borgmeier, 1954
  
 
==''[[Dolichoderus]]''==
 
==''[[Dolichoderus]]''==
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==''[[Leptanilloides]]''==
 
==''[[Leptanilloides]]''==
*''[[Leptanilloides amazona]]'' Brandao, Diniz, Agosti & Delabie, 1999
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*''[[Leptanilloides amazonus]]'' Brandao, Diniz, Agosti & Delabie, 1999
 
*''[[Leptanilloides anae]]'' Brandao, Diniz, Agosti & Delabie, 1999
 
*''[[Leptanilloides anae]]'' Brandao, Diniz, Agosti & Delabie, 1999
*''[[Leptanilloides atlantica]]'' Silva, Brandão, Feitosa & Freitas, 2013
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*''[[Leptanilloides atlanticus]]'' Silva, Brandão, Feitosa & Freitas, 2013
 
*''[[Leptanilloides golbachi]]''
 
*''[[Leptanilloides golbachi]]''
 
*''[[Leptanilloides manauara]]'' Brandao, Diniz, Agosti & Delabie, 1999
 
*''[[Leptanilloides manauara]]'' Brandao, Diniz, Agosti & Delabie, 1999
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==''[[Pheidole]]''==
 
==''[[Pheidole]]''==
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*''[[Pheidole abaticanga]]'' Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020
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*''[[Pheidole abakytan]]'' Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020
 
*''[[Pheidole aberrans]]'' Mayr, 1868
 
*''[[Pheidole aberrans]]'' Mayr, 1868
 
*''[[Pheidole aciculata]]'' Wilson, 2003
 
*''[[Pheidole aciculata]]'' Wilson, 2003
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*''[[Pheidole angusta]]'' Forel, 1908  
 
*''[[Pheidole angusta]]'' Forel, 1908  
 
*''[[Pheidole aper]]'' Forel, 1912  
 
*''[[Pheidole aper]]'' Forel, 1912  
*'[[Pheidole araneoides]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole araneoides]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole arcifera]]'' Santschi, 1925  
 
*''[[Pheidole arcifera]]'' Santschi, 1925  
 
*''[[Pheidole arhuaca]]'' Forel, 1901  
 
*''[[Pheidole arhuaca]]'' Forel, 1901  
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*''[[Pheidole calens]]'' Forel, 1901
 
*''[[Pheidole calens]]'' Forel, 1901
 
*''[[Pheidole camptostela]]'' Kempf, 1972  
 
*''[[Pheidole camptostela]]'' Kempf, 1972  
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*''[[Pheidole cangussu]]'' Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020
 
*''[[Pheidole capillata]]'' Emery, 1906  
 
*''[[Pheidole capillata]]'' Emery, 1906  
 
*''[[Pheidole carapuna]]'' (Mann, 1916)  
 
*''[[Pheidole carapuna]]'' (Mann, 1916)  
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*''[[Pheidole cramptoni]]'' (W.M. Wheeler, 1916)  
 
*''[[Pheidole cramptoni]]'' (W.M. Wheeler, 1916)  
 
*''[[Pheidole cuevasi]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole cuevasi]]'' Wilson, 2003  
*''[[Pheidole cursor]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole cursor]]'' Wilson, 2003
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*''[[Pheidole curupira]]'' Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020
 
*''[[Pheidole cyrtostela]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole cyrtostela]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole deima]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole deima]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole guilelmimuelleri]]'' Forel, 1886  
 
*''[[Pheidole guilelmimuelleri]]'' Forel, 1886  
 
*''[[Pheidole hetschkoi]]'' Emery, 1896  
 
*''[[Pheidole hetschkoi]]'' Emery, 1896  
*''[[Pheidole heyeri]]'' Forel, 1899  
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*''[[Pheidole heyeri]]'' Forel, 1899
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*''[[Pheidole idiota]]'' Santschi, 1923
 
*''[[Pheidole impressa]]'' Mayr, 1870  
 
*''[[Pheidole impressa]]'' Mayr, 1870  
 
*''[[Pheidole jaculifera]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole jaculifera]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole lutzi]]'' Forel, 1905  
 
*''[[Pheidole lutzi]]'' Forel, 1905  
 
*''[[Pheidole mamore]]'' Mann, 1916  
 
*''[[Pheidole mamore]]'' Mann, 1916  
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*''[[Pheidole mapinguari]]'' Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020
 
*''[[Pheidole megacephala]]''  
 
*''[[Pheidole megacephala]]''  
 
*''[[Pheidole meinerti]]'' Forel, 1905  
 
*''[[Pheidole meinerti]]'' Forel, 1905  
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*''[[Pheidole nitidicollis]]'' (Emery, 1896)  
 
*''[[Pheidole nitidicollis]]'' (Emery, 1896)  
 
*''[[Pheidole nitidula]]'' Emery, 1888  
 
*''[[Pheidole nitidula]]'' Emery, 1888  
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*''[[Pheidole obapara]]'' Casadei-Ferreira, Economo & Feitosa, 2020
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*''[[Pheidole obscurior]]'' Forel, 1886
 
*''[[Pheidole obscurithorax]]'' Naves, 1985
 
*''[[Pheidole obscurithorax]]'' Naves, 1985
 
*''[[Pheidole obtusopilosa]]'' Mayr, 1887  
 
*''[[Pheidole obtusopilosa]]'' Mayr, 1887  
 
*''[[Pheidole oxyops]]'' Forel, 1908
 
*''[[Pheidole oxyops]]'' Forel, 1908
 
*''[[Pheidole paraensis]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole paraensis]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole paranana]]'' Santschi, 1925
 
*''[[Pheidole pedana]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole pedana]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole peltastes]]'' Wilson, 2003  
 
*''[[Pheidole peltastes]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole sospes]]'' Forel, 1908  
 
*''[[Pheidole sospes]]'' Forel, 1908  
 
*''[[Pheidole spininodis]]'' Mayr, 1887  
 
*''[[Pheidole spininodis]]'' Mayr, 1887  
*''[[Pheidole strigosa]]'' Wilson, 2003  
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*''[[Pheidole strigosa]]'' Wilson, 2003
 +
*''[[Pheidole strobeli]]'' Emery, 1906
 
*''[[Pheidole stulta]]'' (Forel, 1886)  
 
*''[[Pheidole stulta]]'' (Forel, 1886)  
 
*''[[Pheidole subarmata]]'' Mayr, 1884
 
*''[[Pheidole subarmata]]'' Mayr, 1884
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==''[[Prionopelta]]''==
 
==''[[Prionopelta]]''==
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*''[[Prionopelta amabilis]]'' Borgmeier, 1949
 
*''[[Prionopelta antillana]]'' Forel, 1909
 
*''[[Prionopelta antillana]]'' Forel, 1909
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*''[[Prionopelta dubia]]'' Ladino & Feitosa, 2020
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*''[[Prionopelta menininha]]'' Ladino & Feitosa, 2020
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*''[[Prionopelta minuta]]'' Ladino & Feitosa, 2020
 
*''[[Prionopelta modesta]]'' Forel, 1909
 
*''[[Prionopelta modesta]]'' Forel, 1909
*''[[Prionopelta punctulata]]'' Mayr, 1866  
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*''[[Prionopelta punctulata]]'' Mayr, 1866
  
 
==''[[Probolomyrmex]]''==
 
==''[[Probolomyrmex]]''==
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==''[[Tetramorium]]''==
 
==''[[Tetramorium]]''==
*''[[Tetramorium caldarium]]'' Roger, 1857
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*''[[Tetramorium caldarium]]'' Roger, 1857 {{Introduced}}
*''[[Tetramorium simillimum]]'' (Smith, F., 1851)
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*''[[Tetramorium lucayanum]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1905  {{Introduced}}
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*''[[Tetramorium simillimum]]'' (Smith, F., 1851) {{Introduced}}
  
 
==''[[Thaumatomyrmex]]''==
 
==''[[Thaumatomyrmex]]''==

Latest revision as of 04:49, 7 December 2020

Brazil
LocationBrazil.png
Location
Region Americas
Subregion South America
BioRegion Neotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 13
Genera 112
Endemic Genera 8
% Endemic Genera 7.1%
Species/Subspecies 1505
Endemic Species 522
% Endemic Species 34.7%
Introduced Species 5

Contents

The following valid species and subspecies of ants are known to occur in Brazil. 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 Brazilian ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the Brazilian Ants web page.

Acanthognathus

Acanthoponera

Acanthostichus

Acromyrmex

Acropyga

Adelomyrmex

Allomerus

Anochetus

Amoimyrmex

Apterostigma

Atta

Azteca

Basiceros

Blepharidatta

Brachymyrmex

Camponotus

Cardiocondyla

Carebara

Centromyrmex

Cephalotes

Cheliomyrmex

Condylodon

Crematogaster

Cryptomyrmex

Cryptopone

Cyatta

Cylindromyrmex

Cyphomyrmex

Daceton

Diaphoromyrma

Dinoponera

Discothyrea

Dolichoderus

Dorymyrmex

Eciton

Ectatomma

Eurhopalothrix

Forelius

Fulakora

Gigantiops

Gnamptogenys

Gracilidris

Heteroponera

Hylomyrma

Hypoponera

Kalathomyrmex

Kempfidris

Labidus

Lachnomyrmex

Leptanilloides

Leptogenys

Leptomyrmex

Linepithema

Martialis

Mayaponera

Megalomyrmex

Monomorium

Mycetagroicus

Mycetarotes

Mycetomoellerius

Mycetophylax

Mycocepurus

Myrcidris

Myrmelachista

Myrmica

Myrmicocrypta

Neivamyrmex

Neocerapachys

Neoponera

Nesomyrmex

Nomamyrmex

Nylanderia

Ochetomyrmex

Octostruma

Odontomachus

Oxyepoecus

Pachycondyla

Paramycetophylax

Paraponera

Paratrachymyrmex

Paratrechina

Phalacromyrmex

Pheidole

Platythyrea

Pogonomyrmex

Ponera

Prionopelta

Probolomyrmex

Proceratium

Procryptocerus

Pseudomyrmex

Pseudoponera

Rasopone

Rhopalothrix

Rogeria

Sericomyrmex

Simopelta

Solenopsis

Sphinctomyrmex

Stegomyrmex

Strumigenys

Syllophopsis

Talaridris

Tapinoma

Tetramorium

Thaumatomyrmex

Tranopelta

Trichomyrmex

Tropidomyrmex

Typhlomyrmex

Wasmannia

Xenomyrmex

Xerolitor

Uncertain species

The following species was described from Brazil but its true identity is currently unknown.

REFERENCES