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Genus and Species Pages
- Browse genera and species of extant and fossil ants
- Identify ants within a genus to species and see a checklist of species for each genus.
An introduction to fossil ants.
Learn how Iridomyrmex purpureus defend their territories.
See data on foraging strategies used by large and small colonies.
Read about foraging behaviour in a group of ants.
Distribution & Diversity
Which country has the most genera and species?
Which group of ants is the smallest or largest?
Morphology & Terminology
What are the names of the parts of an ant?
Biochemistry, Genetics & Evolution
What are the relationships among the subfamilies?
How many chromosomes do ants have?
Learn which ants have cocoons and which don't.
How do ant mandibles relate to feeding behaviour?
Human Culture & Ants
See how people interact with ants.
People & History
Myrmecologists of the world who have described new species.
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