Difference between revisions of "Mexico"

AntWiki: The Ants --- Online
Jump to navigation Jump to search
(Update Stats infobox)
Line 1,217: Line 1,217:
  
 
==''[[Temnothorax]]''==
 
==''[[Temnothorax]]''==
 +
*''[[Temnothorax acuminatus]]'' Prebus, 2021
 +
*''[[Temnothorax acutispinosus]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax adustus]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax adustus]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax anaphalantus]]'' Snelling, Borowiec & Prebus, 2014
 
*''[[Temnothorax anaphalantus]]'' Snelling, Borowiec & Prebus, 2014
Line 1,223: Line 1,225:
 
*''[[Temnothorax androsanus]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1905
 
*''[[Temnothorax androsanus]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1905
 
*''[[Temnothorax annexus]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax annexus]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 +
*''[[Temnothorax arbustus]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax augusti]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax augusti]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 +
*''[[Temnothorax aztecoides]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax aztecus]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1931
 
*''[[Temnothorax aztecus]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1931
 +
*''[[Temnothorax balnearius]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax bicolor]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax bicolor]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax brevispinosus]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax brevispinosus]]'' Mackay, 2000
Line 1,230: Line 1,235:
 
*''[[Temnothorax caguatan]]'' Snelling, Borowiec & Prebus, 2014
 
*''[[Temnothorax caguatan]]'' Snelling, Borowiec & Prebus, 2014
 
*''[[Temnothorax carinatus]]'' Cole, 1957
 
*''[[Temnothorax carinatus]]'' Cole, 1957
 +
*''[[Temnothorax casanovai]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax emmae]]'' (Mackay, 2000)
 
*''[[Temnothorax emmae]]'' (Mackay, 2000)
 +
*''[[Temnothorax fortispinosus]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax goniops]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax goniops]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax hispidus]]'' Cole, 1957
 
*''[[Temnothorax hispidus]]'' Cole, 1957
 +
*''[[Temnothorax leucacanthoides]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax leucacanthus]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax leucacanthus]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax manni]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1914
 
*''[[Temnothorax manni]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1914
Line 1,242: Line 1,250:
 
*''[[Temnothorax nitens]]'' Emery, 1895
 
*''[[Temnothorax nitens]]'' Emery, 1895
 
*''[[Temnothorax obliquicanthus]]'' Cole, 1953
 
*''[[Temnothorax obliquicanthus]]'' Cole, 1953
 +
*''[[Temnothorax obtusigaster]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax ocarinae]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax ocarinae]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 +
*''[[Temnothorax parralensis]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax peninsularis]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1934
 
*''[[Temnothorax peninsularis]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1934
 
*''[[Temnothorax pergandei]]'' (Emery, 1895)
 
*''[[Temnothorax pergandei]]'' (Emery, 1895)
 +
*''[[Temnothorax pilicornis]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax politus]]'' (Smith, 1939)
 
*''[[Temnothorax politus]]'' (Smith, 1939)
 
*''[[Temnothorax punctaticeps]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax punctaticeps]]'' Mackay, 2000
Line 1,260: Line 1,271:
 
*''[[Temnothorax subditivus]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1903
 
*''[[Temnothorax subditivus]]'' Wheeler, W.M., 1903
 
*''[[Temnothorax tenuisculptus]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 
*''[[Temnothorax tenuisculptus]]'' Baroni Urbani, 1978
 +
*''[[Temnothorax terraztecus]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax terrigena]]'' (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
 
*''[[Temnothorax terrigena]]'' (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
 
*''[[Temnothorax texanus]]'' (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
 
*''[[Temnothorax texanus]]'' (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
 +
*''[[Temnothorax tuxtlanus]]'' Prebus, 2021
 
*''[[Temnothorax whitfordi]]'' Mackay, 2000
 
*''[[Temnothorax whitfordi]]'' Mackay, 2000
  

Revision as of 08:56, 19 September 2021

Mexico
Mexico in its region.svg.png
Location
Region Americas
Subregion Central America
BioRegion Neotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 11
Genera 101
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 1095
Endemic Species 216
% Endemic Species 19.7%
Introduced Species 6

Contents

The following 630 valid species and subspecies of ants are known to occur in Mexico. 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 Mexican ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the Mexican Ants web page. Please advise if any corrections are warranted.

For more information on the ants of Sonora, Mexico visit our new collaborative page Ants of the state of Sonora, Mexico.

Acanthognathus

Acanthoponera

Acanthostichus

Acromyrmex

Acropyga

Adelomyrmex

Anochetus

Anoplolepis

Aphaenogaster

Apterostigma

Atta

Azteca

Belonopelta

Brachymyrmex

Camponotus

Cardiocondyla

Carebara

Cephalotes

Cheliomyrmex

Colobopsis

Crematogaster

Cryptopone

Cylindromyrmex

Cyphomyrmex

Discothyrea

Dolichoderus

Dorymyrmex

Eciton

Ectatomma

Eurhopalothrix

Forelius

Formica

Fulakora

Gnamptogenys

Hylomyrma

Hypoponera

Labidus

Lachnomyrmex

Lasius

Leptanilloides

Leptogenys

Leptothorax

Linepithema

Liometopum

Mayaponera

Megalomyrmex

Monomorium

Mycetomoellerius

Mycetosoritis

Mycocepurus

Myrmecina

Myrmecocystus

Myrmelachista

Myrmica

Myrmicocrypta

Neivamyrmex

Neoponera

Nesomyrmex

Nomamyrmex

Novomessor

Nylanderia

Octostruma

Odontomachus

Oxyepoecus

Pachycondyla

Paratrachymyrmex

Paratrechina

Perissomyrmex

Pheidole

Platythyrea

Pogonomyrmex

Polyergus

Ponera

Prenolepis

Prionopelta

Probolomyrmex

Proceratium

Procryptocerus

Pseudomyrmex

Pseudoponera

Rasopone

Rhopalothrix

Rogeria

Sericomyrmex

Solenopsis

Stenamma

Strumigenys

Syllophopsis

Syscia

Tapinoma

Tatuidris

Temnothorax

Tetramorium

Thaumatomyrmex

Trachymyrmex

Tranopelta

Typhlomyrmex

Veromessor

Wasmannia

Xenomyrmex

Zatania

Fossils known from Mexico

Epoch Formation Locality Species
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Aphaenogaster praerelicta
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Cephalotes maya
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Cephalotes olmecus
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Cephalotes poinari
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Cephalotes ventriosus
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Cyphomyrmex maya
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Discothyrea maya
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Pheidole pauchil
Miocene Mexican Amber Chiapas Proceratium poinari

Uncertain species

The following species were described from Mexico but their true identities are currently unknown.

References