Exploring Ants

     Ants make up a massive quantity of animal biomass, and overall are very important organisms in the habitats in which they reside. This page will teach you a little bit about ants, ant-related terms and other ant related information, for anyone interested in learning more!

Terms and Ant Life

Species

I have encountered various species over the past couple of years, these are some of the species i have encountered and photographed

The date is of the collection of specimens, or observation of wild specimens. This section is under construction, I have many more photos and species to add.

Family: Formicidae

Subfamily: Ponerinae

Genus: Leptogenys

Genus: Hypoponera

Subfamily: Myrmicinae

Genus: Monomorium

Genus: Solenopsis

Genus: Crematogaster

Genus: Cyphomyrmex

Genus: Pheidole

Genus:  Atta

Genus:  Trachymyrmex

Genus:  Pogonomyrmex