Nicaragua

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Nicaragua
Nicaragua in its region.svg.png
Location
Region Americas
Subregion Central America
BioRegion Neotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 11
Genera 52
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 264
Endemic Species 8
% Endemic Species 3.0%
Introduced Species 0

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

Acromyrmex

Adelomyrmex

Anochetus

Aphaenogaster

Apterostigma

Atta

Azteca

Basiceros

Brachymyrmex

Camponotus

Carebara

Cephalotes

Crematogaster

Cylindromyrmex

Cryptopone

Cyphomyrmex

Eciton

Ectatomma

Eurhopalothrix

Fulakora

Gnamptogenys

Hylomyrma

Labidus

Lachnomyrmex

Leptanilloides

Megalomyrmex

Mycetomoellerius

Mycetophylax

Mycocepurus

Myrmelachista

Myrmicocrypta

Neivamyrmex

Nesomyrmex

Neoponera

Octostruma

Odontomachus

Pachycondyla

Paraponera

Paratrechina

Pheidole

Platythyrea

Prionopelta

Probolomyrmex

Procryptocerus

Pseudomyrmex

Rhopalothrix

Rogeria

Sericomyrmex

Solenopsis

Stenamma

Strumigenys

Tatuidris