Kinds of Ants Hawaii

Ants of Hawaii

Guide by Will Haines
University of Hawaii at Manoa
whaines@hawaii.edu

Scientific name -- Other names
   Amblyopone zwaluwenburgi (Williams)
   Anoplolepis gracilipes (F. Smith) -- Long-legged ant; Yellow crazy ant
   Brachymyrmex obscurior Forel
   Camponotus variegatus (F. Smith) -- Hawaiian carpenter ant
   Cardiocondyla emeryi Forel
   Cardiocondyla kagutsuchi Terayama
   Cardiocondyla minutior Forel
   Cardiocondyla obscurior Wheeler
   Cardiocondyla venustula Wheeler
   Cardiocondyla wroughtonii (Forel)
   Cerapachys biroi Forel
   Hypoponera hi01 of E. Huddleston
   Hypoponera opaciceps (Mayr)
   Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger)
   Hypoponera zwaluwenburgi (Wheeler)
   Lepisiota hi01 of N. Reimer
   Leptogenys falcigera Roger
   Linepithema humile (Mayr) -- Argentine ant
   Monomorium bicolor_complex of Heterick
   Monomorium destructor (Jerdon) -- Singapore ant
   Monomorium floricola (Jerdon)
   Monomorium indicum Forel
   Monomorium liliuokalanii Forel -- Liliuokalani ant
   Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus) -- Pharaoh ant
   Monomorium sechellense Emery
   Nylanderia bourbonica (Forel) -- Formerly Paratrechina bourbonica
   Nylanderia vaga (Forel) -- Formerly Paratrechina vaga
   Ochetellus glaber (Mayr)
   Paratrechina longicornis (Latreille) -- Black crazy ant
   Pheidole fervens F. Smith
   Pheidole megacephala (Fabricius) -- Big-headed ant
   Pheidole moerens Wheeler
   Plagiolepis alluaudi Emery -- Little yellow ant
   Ponera swezeyi (Wheeler)
   Pseudomyrmex gracilis (Fabricius) -- Elongate twig ant
   Pyramica membranifera (Emery)
   Solenopsis geminata (Fabricius) -- Tropical fire ant
   Solenopsis globularia (F. Smith)
   Solenopsis hi01 of Gruner et al. 2003
   Solenopsis invicta Buren -- Red Imported Fire Ant NOT KNOWN TO OCCUR IN HAWAII
   Solenopsis papuana Emery
   Strumigenys emmae (Emery)
   Strumigenys godeffroyi Mayr
   Strumigenys lewisi Cameron
   Strumigenys rogeri Emery
   Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius)
   Tapinoma sessile (Say)
   Technomyrmex albipes (F. Smith) -- White-footed ant
   Technomyrmex difficilis Forel
   Technomyrmex pallipes (F. Smith)
   Technomyrmex vitiensis Mann
   Tetramorium bicarinatum (Nylander) -- Guinea ant
   Tetramorium caldarium (Roger)
   Tetramorium insolens (F. Smith)
   Tetramorium simillimum (F. Smith)
   Tetramorium tonganum Mayr
   Wasmannia auropunctata (Roger) -- Little fire ant LFA

Updated: 2010-04-30 23:48:16

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