Zambia

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Zambia
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Location
Region Africa
Subregion Eastern Africa
BioRegion Afrotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 5
Genera 32
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 58
Endemic Species 2
% Endemic Species 3.4%
Introduced Species 0

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

Aenictogiton

Aenictus

Anochetus

Atopomyrmex

Bondroitia

Brachyponera

Camponotus

Carebara

Centromyrmex

Cerapachys

Crematogaster

Dorylus

Hypoponera

Lepisiota

Leptogenys

Megaponera

Melissotarsus

Microdaceton

Monomorium

Myrmicaria

Ocymyrmex

Odontomachus

Parvaponera

Pheidole

Plagiolepis

Platythyrea

Plectroctena

Polyrhachis

Solenopsis

Strumigenys

Tetramorium

Tetraponera